by Bureau for Research in Municipal Government, Harvard Graduate School of Public Administration in [Cambridge] .
Written in English
|Statement||By Hans F. Abraham ...|
|Series||Harvard University. Graduate School of Public Administration. Bureau for Research in Municipal Government. Publications. New ser. ;, No. 7|
|LC Classifications||HJ1121 .A57|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 p. l., 56 numb. l.|
|Number of Pages||56|
|LC Control Number||a 44001256|
Fiscal Federalism and Intergovernmental Financial Relations. This book explores an old idea that has returned to prominence: that authority, effectiveness, accountability and responsiveness is. This paper is an adapted version of the Conclusion of the forthcoming book The Future of Federalism: Intergovernmental Relations in an age of Austerity (Edward Elgar, January ) which summarises the key findings of the 12 country study of emerging trends . The book compares the role of intergovernmental councils in public policy-making in four federations (Australia, Canada, Germany, Switzerland), two policy areas (fiscal policy, education policy Author: Brian Opeskin. Johanne Poirier, Cheryl Saunders, and John Kincaid The term "intergovernmental relations" suggests that aspect of federalism "as it is lived" in federations. Understanding the workings of these relations is key to mapping out healthy functioning - or lack thereof - of a federal system.
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