The Impact of Intergovernmental Grants on Cost Efficiency: Theory and Evidence from German Municipalities
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KeywordsCost efficiency; Fiscal equalisation; Intergovernmental grants; Bureaucracy; Stochastic frontier analysis; German municipalities;
- H11 - Public Economics - - Structure and Scope of Government - - - Structure and Scope of Government
- H77 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - Intergovernmental Relations; Federalism
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- NEP-ALL-2008-09-13 (All new papers)
- NEP-EFF-2008-09-13 (Efficiency & Productivity)
- NEP-PBE-2008-09-13 (Public Economics)
- NEP-URE-2008-09-13 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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