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OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Estonia 2017
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OECD Environmental Performance Reviews provide independent assessments of countries’ progress towards their environmental policy objectives. Reviews promote peer learning, enhance government accountability, and provide targeted recommendations aimed...
OECD Integrity Review of Peru
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This report assesses Peru's integrity system at both the central and subnational levels of government. It provides a set of recommendations to strengthen and consolidate this system, instil a culture of integrity, and ensure accountability through...

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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.
Behavioural Insights and Public Policy
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This report discusses the use and reach of behavioural insights, drawing on a comprehensive collection of over 100 applications across the world and policy sectors.
Enhancing public sector efficiency and effectiveness in the Czech Republic
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Spending on public administration itself is relatively low and so are indicators of its performance. Challenges include wastage in public procurement, insufficient management of the investment cycle and high levels of staff turnover. This paper...
 
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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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