For many governments (particularly in developed economies) the first priority is to deal with current (and avoid future) deficits and debts. Prioritisation, making tough choices and doing more (or increasingly the same or less) for less is the key to success. There is a range of ways in which governments can do things differently as well as doing different things to meet the needs of citizens and businesses alike.
PwC Global government accounting survey
PwC global survey analyses aspects of government accounting and reporting around four dimensions: accounting, budgeting, IT and the wider finance function