Accounting can lead reform in the public sector and support economic growth in the longer term.
Professor Pawan Adhikari from Essex Business School talks to Professor Jules Pretty about his work on public sector accountability and how big institutions and structures can be changed.
His work has focused on Nepal and other emerging economies in South Asia and showing how better accounting leads to improved accountability and this supports efficiency, effective services and economic growth.
Brighter Futures is the film series from the Centre for Public and Policy Engagement at the University of Essex about how research can improve policy and change people's lives.
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