Budgeting in Greece [E-Book] / Ian Hawkesworth ... [et al]
Hawkesworth, Ian.
Bergvall, Daniel. / Emery, Richard. / Wehner, Joachim.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2008
50 p.
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Greece is undertaking important reforms with the aim of making the budget a more modern strategic policy document. This article examines Greece’s recent economic and fiscal performance and the developments that led to the launch of the programme budgeting pilot in 2008. The article discusses the budget formulation process, the role of Parliament, and various aspects of budget implementation and management. The report concludes with a discussion of accounting, audit and accountability.