The ETCR indicators summarise regulatory provisions in seven non-manufacturing sectors: telecoms, electricity, gas, post, rail, air passenger transport, and road freight.
Regulations are the rules that govern the everyday life of businesses and citizens. They are an essential instrument in the hands of government to promote economic growth, social welfare and environmental protection. However, regulations can also be costly and ineffective.
A framework of seven key principles for assessing governance arrangements and building trust in the overall effectiveness of regulation.
New set of principles addressing the design of the policies, institutions and tools to promote effective compliance – and the process of reforming inspection services.
Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA) is a policy tool widely used in OECD countries. It examines and measures the likely benefits, costs and effects of new or changed regulations.
Almost 200 indicators offer comprehensive insights into trends in regulatory reform and identify leading regulatory management practices.
Well-functioning judicial systems play a crucial role in determining economic performance – notably by guaranteeing the security of property rights and the enforcement of contracts – but not all countries’ judiciaries operate at the same level of efficiency.