• Building better budgets

    Effective budget institutions are key pillars of any country’s public financial management system (PFM). We outline our global PFM capability and services.

  • Implementing enterprise risk management in government

    Interest in ERM is growing among federal agencies. See how a well-implemented initiative transforms the traditional risk functions to a systematic approach to handling uncertainty.

  • Implementing innovation in government

    Government is making progress in seeking pioneering ideas to improve organizational performance. Learn three steps organizations can take to implement an innovation program.

  • Building a better retirement world

    Few countries have implemented pension and retirement solutions that sufficiently account for fundamental demographic changes. How can governments ensure the financial well-being of retirees?

  • Dynamics: bridging the gap

    Huge disparities and inequalities continue to exist around the world. How are development professionals working to bridge the gap?

  • Implementing performance management in government

    Many organizations in government have strategic plans and desired outcomes but lack metrics to track performance. Learn how reporting via dashboards can support continuous improvement.

  • Working with the World Bank Group to end poverty

    Find out how we are supporting the World Bank Group in fulfilling the twin goals of ending extreme poverty and promoting shared prosperity.

  • Dynamics : collaborating for growth

    While growth is stabilizing, much remains to be done to reduce poverty, unemployment and infrastructure deficits. What are the goals of global development leaders?

  • Dynamics: power to the people

    Sustainable progress on issues such as poverty, health care and infrastructure remains elusive. We look at international development challenges and the paths to progress.

Government & Public Sector

Building a better working world

Government leaders today are under extraordinary pressure to do more with existing, or fewer, resources. Sequestration, reduced tax revenues, soaring deficits and a deepening national debt are driving a focus on aligning resources where they can achieve the best outcomes. At the same time, there is demand for visibility and transparency in the use of those resources.

The US Government & Public Sector practice of Ernst & Young LLP combines private sector leading practice with an understanding of the public sector’s diverse needs, focused on delivering improved public services. We respond to your specific issues by bringing together highly skilled professionals across Advisory, Assurance, Tax and Transaction Advisory Services.

This integrated approach facilitates multidimensional support and flexibility. Our heritage is based on providing objective, fact-based insights, and our broad portfolio of services is aimed at driving relevant, tangible results.

We believe integration fosters innovation. Unprecedented challenges require support that is connected, responsive, and insightful. We are ready to help you build a better working world.




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