Mar 2017
Author(s): Wiseman, Jane
So much of our daily business can be done with a swipe or a mouse click. Citizens have come to expect and rely on a certain amount of convenience in their daily lives as technology evolves to suit…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Farias, Pedro; Goldsmith, Stephen; Flumian, Maryantonett; Mendoza, Gustavo; Wiseman, Jane; Porrúa, Miguel; Castillo Paez, Paula; García de Alba Díaz, Ana Catalina; Zanabria, Gustavo
Historically, the difficulty to innovate has been raised as an inherent characteristic of the public sector. However, many governments are changing how they interact with citizens based on innovative…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Farias, Pedro; Goldsmith, Stephen; Flumian, Maryantonett; Mendoza, Gustavo; Wiseman, Jane; Porrúa, Miguel; Castillo Paez, Paula; García de Alba Díaz, Ana Catalina; Zanabria, Gustavo
Históricamente se ha planteado la dificultad para innovar como una característica inherente del sector público. Sin embargo, muchos gobiernos están renovando sus formas de interacción con los…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Farias, Pedro; Goldsmith, Stephen; Flumian, Maryantonett; Mendoza, Gustavo; Wiseman, Jane; Porrúa, Miguel; Castillo Paez, Paula; García de Alba Díaz, Ana Catalina; Zanabria, Gustavo
Historicamente, a dificuldade para inovar tem sido apontada como uma característica inerente ao setor público. Porém, muitos governos estão renovando suas formas de interação com os cidadãos a partir…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Uyarra, Elvira; Moñux, Diego; Li, Yanchao; Esteban, Adrián; Rigby, John; Ospina, María José; Edler, Jakob
Public procurement accounts for a significant proportion of overall demand for goods and services. Thus, it could be a useful tool for fostering innovation and economic growth. While interest in the…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Rogers, Cassandra; Suarez, Ginés; Hori, Tsuneki; Durán, Rolando; Torres, Ana María; Jones, Eleanor; Visconti, Ernesto
Jamaica es un país que cuenta con una estructura normativa e institucional en gestión del riesgo focalizada principalmente en los aspectos de preparación y respuesta. Si bien se ha venido avanzando…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Rezende, Fernando
The tax reform of 1965 in Brazil sought to streamline state taxation, replacing the old tax on sales and consignment (IVC) with a modern value added tax on the circulation of goods (ICM) as part of a…
Aug 2012
Author(s): Rezende, Fernando
La reforma tributaria del año 1965 buscó racionalizar la tributación estatal, substituyendo el antiguo impuesto sobre ventas y consignaciones - IVC por un moderno impuesto sobre el valor agregado en…
Aug 2012
Author(s): Rezende, Fernando
A reforma tributária de 1965 buscou racionalizar a tributação estadual, substituindo o antigo imposto sobre vendas e consignações - IVC por um moderno imposto sobre o valor adicionado na circulação…
Jun 2004
Author(s): Lasagna, Marcelo; Ordóñez, Jaime; Sierra Fonseca, Rolando; Silva, Cristoból; Moreno, Marco A.
El Instituto Interamericano para el Desarrollo Social (INDES) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), creó en 2002 el Programa Nacional en Honduras, con el fin de ampliar la masa crítica de…
Jun 2002
Author(s): Pintus, Elisa
The purpose of this paper is to examine how Italy is innovating and changing its public administration. It will focus on the reforms that are currently being implemented in Italy, with specific…