Edward S. Mason Senior Lecturer in International Development
In this report Andrews takes a specific look at whether Sweden has
contributed to increased realism in poor country reform of ’public
finance management’ (PFM) over the last decades. What he labels as a
’realistic approach’ pertains to efforts at working in more iterative
ways, putting local reformers in the forefront and applying a more
practical approach to doing reform, rather than merely focus on its
Andrews, Matthew. "Has Sweden Injected Realism into Public Financial Management Reforms in Partner Countries?" HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP15-063, October 2015.