TITLE

Value for money and public spending

PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
OECD Economic Surveys: Norway;Feb2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 5, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the importance of efficiency and value for money in public spending in Norway. An overview of its public spending is provided with emphasis on areas where it can be more cost-effective, like school education, health spending, and sickness and disability benefit schemes. The benefits and undesirable side effects of the suggested move towards multi-annual budgeting are discussed along with its characteristics that must be considered in assessing efficiency in public spending.
ACCESSION #
74565633

 

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