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Unraveling the Politics of Decentralization: Argentina and Spain in Comparative Perspective

@inproceedings{Gordin2005UnravelingTP,
  title={Unraveling the Politics of Decentralization: Argentina and Spain in Comparative Perspective},
  author={Jorge P. Gordin},
  year={2005}
}
This dissertation explores the politics of fiscal decentralization in comparative perspective. Case studies of Argentina and Spain are used to provide insights into the way that the distribution of institutional and economic resources in multitiered polities shapes the extent to which the policy of transferring revenue and revenue authority to subnational governments can be exploited for political gain. This approach draws attention to the political conditions that inhibit the coordination of… Expand
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