Fiscal Federalism in Russia : a Canadian Perspective

  title={Fiscal Federalism in Russia : a Canadian Perspective},
  author={Richard M. Bird},
  • Richard M. Bird
  • Published 2002
This paper considers the key instrumental components of intergovernmental fiscal relations in the Russian Federation – expenditures, revenues, transfers, borrowing, and institutional arrangements – in comparison both to Canada’s lengthy experience with federalism and to a framework developed on the basis of previous work on fiscal federalism in a variety of transitional and developing countries. .