Local Government

Known as: Government, Local 
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • Charles M. Tiebout
  • 2007
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
— Decentralization initiatives have been launched in the majority of developing countries, but these rarely lay the foundations… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A commonly alleged pitfall of decentralization is that poverty, socio-economic inequality and lack of political competition allow… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The purpose of this paper is to analyze the efficiency of local governments in Belgium using a broad variety of non-parametric… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This paper examines whether decentralization increases the responsiveness of public investment to local needs using a unique… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
China is an important counterexample to the findings in the law, institutions, finance, and growth literature: neither its legal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
203 National Tax Journal Vol. LIV, No. 2 Abstract This paper uses spatial econometric methods to investigate property–tax… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Based on a unique data set on Russian city budgets, this paper shows that revenue sharing between regional and local governments… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Science in the Department of Government, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, G1 1XQ, UK, email: G.stoker K strathclyde.ac.uk His… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • W. J. Granger
  • 1986
At the least sophisticated level of economic theory lies the belief that certain pairs of economic variables should not diverge… (More)
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