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Accountability and Democratic Governance Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4312181e.pdf
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There is growing recognition of the need for new approaches to the ways in which donors support accountability, but no broad agreement on what changed practice looks like. This publication aims to provide more clarity on the emerging practice.
Budgeting in Albania Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4213021ec004.pdf
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The Republic of Albania is located in south-eastern Europe and has a population of 2.8 million (2011 census). It was established as a unitary parliamentary republic in 1991 after 46 years of Communist rule. This review of the budget process of the ...

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Government reserves Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/gga/government-reserves.htm
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Reserve assets are assets that are readily available to and controlled by monetary authorities for direct financing of payment imbalances. Reserve assets may be monetary gold, special drawing rights (SDRs), a reserve position in the International...
Measurement and Reduction of Administrative Burdens in Greece Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4214151e.pdf
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This report summarises the results of the joint project of the Greek Ministry of Administrative Reform and e-Government and the OECD on measuring and reducing administrative burdens in 13 key sectors of the Greek economy.
Does Regional Economic Growth Depend on Proximity to Urban Centres? Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jz0t7fxh7wc.pdf
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This paper analyses the spatial patterns of regional economic growth in Europe over the 1995 to 2010 period. It finds that regions, which contain large urban agglomerations, have been growing significantly faster than those that do not. Furthermore, proximity to large urban agglomerations has...
 
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There is a persistent gender gap in the public sector: women still occupy only 40% of middle management and just 29% are represented in more senior posts.