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Multi-level Governance and Economic Policy

JONATHAN PERRATON and PETER WELLS

in Multi-level Governance

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199259250
eISBN:
9780191600968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199259259.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Jonathon Perraton and Peter Wells explore the relevance of multi‐level governance for understanding economic policy‐making. They note that three general trends can be seen in this policy area in the ... More


Fiscal Federalism and the Reality of the European Union Budget

Gabriele Tondl

in After the Euro: Shaping Institutions for Governance in the Wake of European Monetary Union

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296393
eISBN:
9780191599002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198296398.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Loss of financial policy autonomy could create major problems for weaker national economies within European monetary union. Considerable progress could be made in tackling this if member governments ... More


National Taxation, Fiscal Federalism and Global Taxation

Robin Boadway

in New Sources of Development Finance

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199278558
eISBN:
9780191601590
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199278555.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter, together with chs. 2 and 10, approaches the question of development funding in a theoretical way, rather than by examining individual proposals for sources. One purpose of the book is ... More


Dimensions of Citizen Control

Kaare Strøm, Wolfgang C. Müller, Torbjörn Bergman, and Benjamin Nyblade

in Delegation and Accountability in Parliamentary Democracies

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780198297840
eISBN:
9780191602016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829784X.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Representative democracy means delegation, and delegation implies the risk of agency problems. Parliamentary democracy is a particular delegation regime, a way to structure the democratic policy ... More


The Fiscal Dimensions of Ethiopia’s Transition and Reconstruction

David L. Bevan

in From Conflict to Recovery in Africa

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199261031
eISBN:
9780191698712
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199261031.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses a number of features that characterize and differentiate the Ethiopian experience over the period 1991–8. It examines the fiscal implications of these features, particularly in ... More


Competing Conceptions of Subsidiarity

Andreas Føllesdal

in Federalism and Subsidiarity: NOMOS LV

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479868858
eISBN:
9781479821303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479868858.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter explores different conceptions of the principle of subsidiarity and their implications for constitutional and institutional design. It begins with a discussion of four alternative ... More


Macroeconomic policymaking

Graciana del Castillo

in Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199237739
eISBN:
9780191717239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237739.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

Ongoing economic policy debates at specific times have affected economic reconstruction in countries coming out of war, from the period following the two World Wars to the post-Cold War experiences. ... More


The Quest for Welfare Spending Equalization: A Fiscal Federalism Perspective

Xin Zhang

in Chinese Social Policy in a Time of Transition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199990313
eISBN:
9780199346363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199990313.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Market-oriented reforms in China have resulted in rich regions having more per capita welfare spending than poor regions. Thus, welfare spending equalization across regions is called for to build a ... More


Why Is there Fiscal Capacity but Little Regulation in the US, but Regulation and Little Fiscal Capacity in Europe? The Global Financial Crisis as a Test Case

Mark Hallerberg

in Beyond the Regulatory Polity?: The European Integration of Core State Powers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199662821
eISBN:
9780191756016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662821.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter begins with a discussion of the classic theories of fiscal federalism from economics, and it compares the European Union with fiscal federalism in the United States. The US federal ... More


The Paradox of Centralization

Federico Fabbrini

in Economic Governance in Europe: Comparative Paradoxes and Constitutional Challenges

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198749134
eISBN:
9780191813344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749134.003.0002
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Chapter 1 examines the implications of the Euro-crisis and the responses to it on the vertical relations of power between the member states and the EU. It argues that the reforms introducing tighter ... More


Fiscal federalism and socio-economic asymmetry

Cameron Ross

in Federalism and Democratisation in Russia

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719058691
eISBN:
9781781700174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719058691.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

There are factors other than the ethnic one that must be considered in assessing the likelihood of secession and the prospects for democratic consolidation in the republics. He who controls the ... More


The Future: Models of Further Integration

Alicia Hinarejos

in The Euro Area Crisis in Constitutional Perspective

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198714958
eISBN:
9780191783128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714958.003.0011
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter presents the two ideal models of economic and fiscal integration: the surveillance model and the classic fiscal federalism model. The chapter analyses the problemsc and consequences of ... More


Economic Governance in Europe: Comparative Paradoxes and Constitutional Challenges

Federico Fabbrini

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198749134
eISBN:
9780191813344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749134.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Euro-crisis and the legal and institutional responses to it have had important constitutional implications on the architecture of the European Union (EU). The purpose of this book is to offer a ... More


Tax Reform in Brazil Small Achievements and Great Challenges

Rogério L. F. Werneck

in Latin American Macroeconomic Reforms: The Second Stage

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226302676
eISBN:
9780226302683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226302683.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter reviews the progress and the challenges for indirect taxation in Brazil. Section 11.2 provides a brief discussion of the deterioration of the Brazilian tax system. Section 11.3 analyzes ... More


The Euro Area Crisis in Constitutional Perspective

Alicia Hinarejos

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198714958
eISBN:
9780191783128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714958.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The euro area sovereign debt crisis has been the greatest threat to the euro since its inception, but the consequences of the crisis go well beyond the realm of macroeconomics: the crisis has cast ... More


Federalism

Sanford Levinson

in Framed: America's 51 Constitutions and the Crisis of Governance

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199890750
eISBN:
9780190260088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199890750.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines federalism as a form of government of the United States. It begins with an overview of the definition of federalism, with particular emphasis on geopolitical division, ... More


Is Latin America on a Path to Sustainable Fiscal Decentralization?

Matteo Grazzi and Fidel Jaramillo

in Is Decentralization Good For Development?: Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198737506
eISBN:
9780191800894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737506.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

Fiscal decentralization is a relatively new process in Latin America. Only in recent decades, withthe progressive return to democracy and a wave of subnational electoral reforms, has a sufficient ... More


Introduction: Public Finance and the Origins of Inequality

Anne G. Hanley

in The Public Good and the Brazilian State: Municipal Finance and Public Services in São Paulo, 1822-1930

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226535074
eISBN:
9780226535104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226535104.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter places Brazilian public finance in the context of the rise of the liberal fiscal state in the nineteenth century. The liberal fiscal state embraced the new idea that government should ... More


Concluding Remarks

Alicia Hinarejos

in The Euro Area Crisis in Constitutional Perspective

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198714958
eISBN:
9780191783128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714958.003.0012
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This monograph has provided a critical analysis of the past, present, and possible futures of fiscal and economic integration in the European Union. It has argued that the crisis and its aftermath ... More


State

Robert S. Taylor

in Exit Left: Markets and Mobility in Republican Thought

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198798736
eISBN:
9780191839504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198798736.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter 4 contrasts political power with political freedom, i.e., a condition of political domination and exploitation due to the absence of democratic control, constitutional checks and balances, ... More


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