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Innovation Skills in the Public Sector
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217211e.pdf
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This report, the first of its kind on an OECD country, assesses the abilities, motivations and opportunities in Chile’s public service for contributing to innovation, and provides recommendations on how to further develop them.
Preventing Policy Capture
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217191e.pdf
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This report exposes how “policy capture”, where public decisions over policies are consistently or repeatedly directed away from the public interest towards a specific interest, can exacerbate inequalities and undermine democratic values, economic...

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General government financial wealth
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The financial net worth of the general government sector is the total value of its financial assets minus the total value of its outstanding liabilities.
Agricultural Policies in the Philippines
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This report analyses Philippine agricultural policy. Agriculture provides 30% of total employment in the Philippines and represents 11% of its Gross Domestic Product. The Philippines has had notable recent overall economic success, yet improving...
Functioning of the Centres of Government in the Western Balkans
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A well-functioning policy making system is a key pillar of a transparent and effective democratic system. It is also a crucial precondition for the country to make progress in the European integration process as the capacity of national...
 
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Thematic Video on Governance

In unitary countries, the share of local taxes is among the highest in the Nordic countries (Sweden, Denmark, and Finland) and Japan, where local taxes account for more than 25% of total tax revenue.
 
 
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