PA News : 17/12/2015

In many countries inequality is growing as the benefits of economic growth go to the richest members of society. Inclusive Growth is all about changing the rules so that more people can contribute to and benefit from economic growth. Governance – the way that governments do their jobs – can make the difference as to whether growth benefits everyone, or just a few. On 28 October, ministers and cabinet-level officials from OECD countries and beyond met in Helsinki, Finland, to help determine how we can shape the policy cycle to deliver growth for everyone. THE 4 STEPS TO INCLUSIVE GROWTH GOV Ministerial Website GOV Ministerial Website

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New Focus: Coordination in the Public Sector with COCOPS

As part of a European research project, COCOPS (www.cocops.eu), the group has collected a large number of case studies on ‘coordination in the public sector’. The focus of the project is : How do public sectors deal with problems of fragmentation following New Public Management reforms. COCOPS research partners have now written case studies on about 12 different countries and 23 different government initiatives. All of these case studies are available in a brief and harmonised format. Apart from that, COCOPS has also written several papers on coordination, and is organising a number of events.

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