Analyses | Public administration and legal system | 2016-03-07 | Sing Tao

Public budgeting: people matter



When the Government sets its budget, answering the wishes of the public is always a challenge to policymakers. In Brazil and the United States, some cities carry out ‘Participatory Budgeting’ to let residents decide how local funds should be used. Does this model work?

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.