Dress-up contest: a dark side of fiscal decentralization
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KeywordsFiscal decentralization; yardstick competition; dress-up contest; functional coefficient model;
- D72 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior
- H75 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - State and Local Government: Health, Education, and Welfare
- H77 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - Intergovernmental Relations; Federalism
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- NEP-URE-2013-10-11 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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