First published on
03 December 2020
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Spending Reviews: Some Insights from Practitioners


This publication collects different experiences of spending reviews. It highlights challenges encountered by practitioners and puts forward possible solutions.


Elva Bova, Riccardo Ercoli and Xavier Vanden Bosch. European Commission.

Information and identifiers

Discussion Paper 135. December 2020. Brussels. PDF. 70pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-20-003-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-76-23764-8 (online)
ISSN 2443-8030 (online)
doi:10.2765/616187 (online)

JEL classification: H50; H8


European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.


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