Posts do BlogFevereiro 2017
Artigos de ConferênciasAbril 2013Paul Smoke
In this paper, Paul Smoke points out that an important yet neglected issue in the study of urban public finance in developing countries is how urban and metropolitan governments are situated in the...
Artigos de ConferênciasMaio 2010John L. Mikesell
In this paper, John L. Mikesell analyzes the local sales and income taxes in several U.S. states. As of 2009 the local sales tax is levied in 36 states, constituting over 30 percent of total local...
Linking Policy Reform, Governance, and CapacityArtigos de ConferênciasMaio 2008Paul Smoke
Paul Smoke examines local revenue generation under fiscal decentralization in developing countries. He finds that local capacity for generating own-source funds is rare due to a lack of attention to...
Artigos de ConferênciasMaio 2010Gregory S. Burge
In this paper, Gregory S. Burge examines user fees and charges and their direct and indirect fiscal impacts. Among such levies, development impact fees have become most popular in U.S. cities. These...
Artigos de ConferênciasMaio 2008Sally Wallace
Similar to the decentralization of environmental policy, scholars and analysts also express concerns about the welfare effects of interjurisdictional competition on economic development under U.S....
Artigos de ConferênciasMaio 2008Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Cristian Sepulveda
A major challenge of fiscal decentralization is its effects on income distribution. Theoretical discussions have questioned whether decentralization increases regional disparities when subnational...
A Developing Country PerspectiveArtigos de ConferênciasMaio 2008Roy Bahl
Despite the overwhelming support for decentralization programs, there is little agreement among scholars and policy makers, and scant empirical evidence, as to whether the devolution of power to...
Artigos de ConferênciasMaio 2008Thomas J. Nechyba
The traditional public school finance system under U.S. fiscal federalism has generated concern that the use of housing markets to ration resources and students to public schools may increase income...
Posts do BlogJunho 2017