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Beschönigen Landesregierungen fiskalische Kennziffern?

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  • Björn Kauder
  • Niklas Potrafke

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  • Fabian Ruthardt
  • Christoph Schinke

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Beschönigen Landesregierungen ihre Finanzplanung vor Landtagswahlen? Die Ergebnisse einer neuen Studie zeigen, dass Regierungen in den alten Bundesländern keinen systematischen Einfluss auf die Finanzplanung nahmen. Im Gegensatz dazu unterschätzten die Regierungen in den neuen Bundesländern im Jahr vor einer Landtagswahl, verglichen mit anderen Jahren, die Landesausgaben, die Steuereinnahmen und den Finanzierungssaldo.

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  • Björn Kauder & Niklas Potrafke & Fabian Ruthardt & Christoph Schinke, 2017. "Beschönigen Landesregierungen fiskalische Kennziffern?," ifo Schnelldienst, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 70(06), pages 36-40, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:ces:ifosdt:v:70:y:2017:i:06:p:36-40
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    Keywords

    Wahl; Haushaltsplanung; Öffentlicher Haushalt; Landespolitik;

    JEL classification:

    • H61 - Public Economics - - National Budget, Deficit, and Debt - - - Budget; Budget Systems
    • H72 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - State and Local Budget and Expenditures

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