Fiscal Federalism, State Lobbying and Discretionary Finance in India
AbstractThe paper attempts to construct political influence variables and explain discrepancies in fund disbursement through proper econometric specification in the Indian context.
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political; fund; discretionary; fiscal; federalism; central; state; centre; disbursement; econometric; Indian; economists; politics; finance;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-01-31 (All new papers)
- NEP-CWA-2009-01-31 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-DEV-2009-01-31 (Development)
- NEP-PBE-2009-01-31 (Public Economics)
- NEP-POL-2009-01-31 (Positive Political Economics)
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