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Bailouts in Federations


  • Kaiser, Karolina


This dissertation deals with the topic of bailouts in federations. Institutions and instruments helping to alleviate the incentive problems arising from bailouts are analyzed. In particular, the role of the timing of elections, bailout restrictions and the exploitation of budgetary information from comparable jurisdictions is considered.

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  • Kaiser, Karolina, 2010. "Bailouts in Federations," Munich Dissertations in Economics 11212, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:lmu:dissen:11212

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    Federations; Bailouts; Commitment Problem; Timing of Elections; Budgetary Crisis;

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