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OECD Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015: Closing the regulatory governance cycle through systematic ex post evaluation

In regulatory governance cycle, policy evaluation has become an institutional practice to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of regulation once it is in force. The relevance of this cycle’s phase refers to the evaluation of…

The OECD Regulatory Policy Committee focuses on the role of RIA in promoting inclusive growth

Since 2014, the OECD stressed the importance of “inclusive growth”, that implies improving living standards and sharing the benefits of increased prosperity more evenly across social groups. A recent paper by the OECD Regulatory Policy…

Five years of Impact Assessment in Sweden: A Tale of Limited Improvement

The Report of the Swedish Better Regulation Council “2015. Final Report 2009-2014” summarizes the six years in which the Council has operated in the form of a committee of inquiry. The Council’s main task has been…

Sustainable governance indicators 2015: reform needs in 41 OECD Countries

The SGI (Sustainable Governance Indicators) project has created a cross-national comparative survey in order to explore how governments target sustainable development. The main indicators used were Policy Performance, Democracy and Governance, which also involved a…

Government at a Glance 2015: There is still room for improvement in regulatory governance

The OECD recently published the 2015 edition of “Government at a Glance”. The report includes more than 50 indicators regarding the political and institutional frameworks of government and administration, government revenues and expenditures in the…