Local Economic and Employment Development Managing Decentralisation A New Role for Labour Market Policy: Norway: Developing an Integrated Approach in the Regions
Abstract:To start with the end of a long process: from 1 January 2003, the government's special measures for regional development are being decentralised as a "lump sum" to politically elected bodies at regional level. With this reform, the issues of regional priorities, partnerships, accountability and cross‐sector coordination are put to the forefront of the regional debate in Norway.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: October 1, 2003