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Institutional Reform:Improving the Effectiveness of Policy Delivery

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  • Lara, Carlos Icaza
  • Pezzini, Mario
  • Villarreal, Roberto
  • Garcilazo, Enrique
  • Davies, Andrew
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    The characteristics, assets and economic performance of Chile’s regions are particularly diverse, and their potential for growth will largely depend on how public policies are adapted to their diversity and integrate their different synergies, attributes and assets. Enhancing the productivity and competitiveness of specific regions and sectors requires agile, responsive institutional arrangements that can make targeted efforts to improve the quality of specific public investments and services. This chapter considers the multi-level governance system required to support a better match between public policies and territorial needs in the search for better regional performance.

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    Keywords: public policy; diversity; institutional arrangements; multi-level governance; regionalism.;

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