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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...
National Schools of Government
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This report reviews how national schools of government are adapting to address countries’ most pressing political and economic challenges.

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General government financial wealth
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    http://data.oecd.org/gga/general-government-financial-wealth.htm
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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.
OECD Integrity Review of Mexico
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This report applies the 2017 Recommendation of the Council on Public Integrity, assessing: Mexico’s evolving public integrity system; the extent to which new reforms cultivate a culture of integrity across the public sector; and the effectiveness of...
Governance statistics in OECD countries and beyond
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The paper provides a first assessment of the range of governance statistics that are available in OECD countries, reaching three main conclusions. First, while several statistics relating to various aspects of governance are already available, they...
 
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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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