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Descentralización fiscal y disparidades en el ingreso regional: la experiencia colombiana

  • Jaime Bonet


Utilizando la experiencia colombiana, este trabajo presenta una nueva evidencia empírica acerca de la relación entre la descentralización fiscal y la disparidad de los ingresos regionales. el estudio ha logrado algunos avances en el análisis empírico de esta relación. Primero se introduce una aproximación de datos panel con el fin de detectar la dinámica de ajuste involucrada en una política de descentralización fiscal. Segundo, el análisis se basa en la experiencia de un país y no en el análisis transversal de varios países, de tal manera que los efectos de la descentralización fiscal son estimados de forma más objetiva que en investigaciones anteriores que exhiben una mayor variación cultural, historia e institucional. Finalmente, este trabajo supera otras limitaciones observadas en estudios anteriores como la ausencia de análisis de dependencia espacial y la sensibilidad de las conclusiones a las medidas de descentralización fiscal consideradas.

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Date of creation: 30 Nov 2004
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