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giving-adviceA database of public management advice from international organizations

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Policy-oriented subjects

Implementation and Delivery

Collaborative and Co-operative Partnerships for Service Integration

Contracting Out Government Services: Evaluating Bids

Contracting Out Covernment Services: Internal Impediments

Contracting Out Government Services: Service Requirements and Performance Monitoring

Contracting Out Government Services: Managing Contracts

Market Mechanisms in Public Service Provision

Nationally-owned Statistical Databases

Principles of Corporate Governance

Public-Private Partnerships: Establishing Institutional Frameworks

Public-Private Partnerships: Transparent Processes for Establishment

Public-Private Partnerships: Value for Money in Selection

Public Sector Management

Public Sector Reform

State-Owned Enterprises: Corporate Governance

State-Owned Enterprises: Dealing with Special Obligations

State-Owned Enterprises: Defining and Reviewing Mandates

State-Owned Enterprises: Developing an Ownership Policy

State-Owned Enterprises: Setting Objectives and Performance Indicators

State-Owned Enterprises: Structure and Governance

Universal Service Obligations

Evaluation and Performance Measurement

Addressing the Benefits and Costs of Evaluations

Choosing the Right Evaluator

Code of Conduct for Public Officials

Enhancing Evaluation Credibility

Ensuring Links with Decision Making Processes

Fostering an Evaluation Culture

Involving Stakeholders and Communicating Findings

Identifying Main Participants for Evaluations

Managing Evaluation Activities Strategically

Measuring Results

State-Owned Enterprises: Reporting on Performance

State-Owned Enterprises: Reviewing Performance

Socioeconomic and Political Context

Building a Vibrant Civil Society

Improving Women’s Participation in Political Parties

Making Reforms Happen

International Development

Evaluation in International Development


Devolving Responsibility for Financial and Human Resource Management

Differentiating Public Subsidies among University Programs

Key Performance Indicators in Education Policy

Reviewing Public Expenditure in Secondary Education

Cities, Urban and Regional Development

Decentralization and Improving Urban Governance

Good Local Governance

Strategies for the Compact City

Evaluation of Local Development Programs

Environment and Sustainability

Environmental Compliance Assurance

Environmental Policy: OECD Advice for Italy


Science, Technology and Innovation

Innovation Strategies for Growth

Industry, Trade and Investment

Opening Markets to Competition

Financial Markets

Financial Market Reform

Management-oriented subjects

Governance and Institutions

Bridging Intergovernmental Gaps (OECD)

Capacity Development to Build Democratic Institutions

Election Processes in Democratic Systems

Establishing Good Governance

Legislative Bodies and Institutional Reforms


Principles for Integrity in Public Procurement

Role of Media in Democratic Governance

Strengthening Multistakeholder Dialogue

Strengthening the Judiciary

Ethics and Accountability

Anti-Corruption and Democratic Governance

Good Transparency Practices for Financial Policies by Financial Institutions

Good Transparency Practices for Monetary Policy by Central Banks

Increasing Integrity and Trust in Public Procurement

Principles for Managing Ethics in Public Service

Public Procurement

Reducing the Export of Corruption

Resource Revenue Transparency

State Owned Enterprises: Disclosure and Transparency Policy

State-Owned Enterprises: Implementation of Accountability Policies

State-Owned Enterprises: Stakeholder and Shareholder Relations

Public Financial Management

Achieving and Sustaining Fiscal Consolidation (OECD)

Budget Functions

Central Input Controls

Citizen’s Guide to the Budget

Comprehensive Government Budgets

Controlling Compensation

Cost Reflective Pricing

Efficiency in Education

Efficiency in Healthcare

Financial Assets and Liabilities Disclosure

Financial Management and Accounting Prinicples

Financial Management and Control of Public Agencies

Fiscal Consolidation Instruments

Fiscal Decentralization

Fiscal Projections

Fiscal Rules

Fiscal Transparency

Implementing Tax Reform

Independent Fiscal Institutions

Intergovernmental Grants

Loan Guarantees

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks

Modernizing Accountability and Control

Off-Budget Expenditures

Performance Budgeting

Pre-Election Budget Reports

Prudent Economic Assumptions

Role of Legislature and Civil Society in the Budget Process

State-Owned Enterprises: Auditing

State-Owned Enterprises: Tax Neutrality

State-Owned Enterprises: Debt Neutrality and Subsidies

Tax Competition between Sub-Central Governments

Tax Expenditures

Tax Policy

Top-Down Budgeting Techniques

Transparency in Government Budgets

User Fees

Human Resource Management

Civil Service Regulation and Administrative Guidance

Conflict of Interest Management: Policy Framework for the Public Service

Conflict of Interest Management: Post-Employment Policies

Conflict of Interest Management: Relation to Anti-Corruption Policies

Performance-Based Arrangements for Senior Civil Servants

Staff Performance Management

Regulatory Policy and Management

Administrative Simplification

Improving Implementation of Regulations (OECD)

Liberalizing the Regulation of Regulated Industries

Multi-Level Regulatory Governance

Regulatory and Policy Tools in a Multi-Level Context

Regulatory Neutrality

Regulatory Policy

Regulatory Quality and Performance (OECD)

Regulatory Reform

Nonprofit Management and Advocacy

Strengthening the Role of the Media as a Mechanism to Improve Democratic Governance


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