The reality of budgetary reform in OECD nations trajectories and consequences

The Reality of Budgetary Reform in OECD Nations investigates the impacts and consequences of budgetary reform through a comparative assessment of advanced Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) democracies that have undertaken budget reforms over the past two to three decades

Main Author: Wanna, John
Corporate Author: Edward Elgar Publishing
Other Authors: Vries, Jouke de, Jensen, Lotte
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cheltenham, U.K Edward Elgar Pub 2010
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Archive 1993-2015 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The Reality of Budgetary Reform in OECD Nations investigates the impacts and consequences of budgetary reform through a comparative assessment of advanced Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) democracies that have undertaken budget reforms over the past two to three decades
1. Investigating the reality of reform in modern budgeting / John Wanna -- 2. Budget reforms in the United States : a "perfect storm" for a new wave of deficit-reduction reforms / Alfred Tat-Kei Ho -- 3. Budget reform in the United Kingdom : the rocky road to "controlled discretion" / Colin Thain -- 4. Australia after budgetary reform : a lapsed pioneer or decorative architect? / Lewis Hawke and John Wanna -- 5. Discerning the consequences and integrity of Canada's budget reforms : a story of remnants and resilience / David A. Good and Evert A. Lindquist -- 6. Budgeting in New Zealand after the reforms : from radical revolutionary to cautious consolidator / Richard Norman and Derek Gill -- 7. Budget reform in Japan : continuous efforts but still a long way to go / Masahiro Horie -- 8. Korea's four major budgetary reforms : catching up with a big bang / John M. Kim -- 9. Budget reforms in Denmark : unheralded but nevertheless effective / Lotte Jensen and David Fjord -- 10. Budget reform in the Netherlands : sadder but much wiser now / Jouke de Vries and Ton Bestebreur -- 11. Budget reforms in Spain : anything else beyond budget discipline? / Xavier Ballart and Eduardo Zapico -- 12. Budget reform in Italy : importing "enlightened" ideas in a difficult context / Francesco Stolfi, Chiara Goretti and Luca Rizzuto -- 13. The work in progress of budgetary reform / John Wanna
Physical Description:xiii, 313 p ill
ISBN:1840646896
9781840646894
9781849805636