World Bank Series: Participatory Budgeting - Beginning
A response to several independent evaluations in recent years that
have argued that development practitioners and policy makers dealing with public sector
reforms in developing countries and, indeed, anyone with a concern for effective public gov-
ernance could benefit from a synthesis of newer perspectives on public sector reforms. This
series distills current wisdom and presents tools of analysis for improving the efficiency,
equity, and efficacy of the public sector. Leading public policy experts and practitioners have
contributed to this series.