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In Romania, BaniPierduti Brings a "Funky" Approach to Budget Awareness

BY Antonella Napolitano | Monday, March 2 2015

Budget simulator on the Banipierduti.ro website

In every country, fiscal policies are a mystery for the majority of citizens. This often generates the feeling that, somehow, the tax money is not well used by the public administration. BaniPierduti (Romanian for "lost money") is the name of a project that aims to increase awareness and understanding about local budgets. Read More

The Europe Roundup: Open Data in Progress

BY Antonella Napolitano | Tuesday, June 28 2011

France | Open data in progress The open data movement is making progress in France: while the government is working on a national open data initiative, a group of open data organisations have drafted a Declaration on ... Read More

Where Your Taxes Go, NYC Edition

BY Nick Judd | Thursday, May 19 2011

The office of Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer takes a page from the White House's playbook with the web-based New York City Taxpayer Receipt. (Via @aschierenbeck) Read More