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The Governance of Land Use in the Netherlands
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217241e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/urban-rural-and-regional-development/the-governance-of-land-use-in-the-netherlands_9789264274648-en
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This study examines the social, economic and environmental conditions affecting the spatial development of Amsterdam and its metropolitan area, as well as the plans, policies and institutions that govern how land is used.
Small, Medium, Strong. Trends in SME Performance and Business Conditions
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8417021e.pdf
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This publication addresses a growing demand by governments for tools to monitor the performance of small and medium-sized enterprises, and benchmark the effectiveness of policies in creating appropriate conditions for them to flourish and grow. SMEs...

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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.
National Urban Policy in OECD Countries
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217141e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/governance/the-state-of-national-urban-policy-in-oecd-countries_9789264271906-en
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This report, prepared for the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), provides an assessment of the state and scope of NUPs across 35 OECD countries.
Business regulation pillars
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Business registration is crucial for ensuring accountable, transparent and viable business environments. By bringing businesses into the formal economy, governments are able to provide more strategic and targeted policies for businesses and...
 
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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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