Fiscal Illusion at the Local Sphere: An Empirical Test of the Flypaper Effect using South African Municipal Data
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- Hammed Amusa & Robert Mabunda & Ramos Mabugu, 2008. "Fiscal Illusion At The Local Sphere: An Empirical Test Of The Flypaper Effect Using South African Municipal Data," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 76(3), pages 443-465, September.
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- Niek J. Schoeman, 2011. "Fiscal Performance and Sustainability of Local Government in South Africa — An Empirical Analysis," Working Papers 201104, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics.
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KeywordsIntergovernmental Transfers; Fiscal Illusion; Flypaper EÂ¤ect; South Africa;
- C20 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - General
- H20 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - General
- H71 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - State and Local Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue
- H72 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - State and Local Budget and Expenditures
- H77 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - Intergovernmental Relations; Federalism
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