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Determinants of decentralization within Russian regions

Andreĭ Timofeev

Determinants of decentralization within Russian regions

by Andreĭ Timofeev

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Published by Open Society Institute in Budapest .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decentralization in government -- Russia (Federation)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrey Timofeev.
    SeriesDiscussion papers / Local Government and Public Service Reform Initiative -- no.23
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 51 p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19646922M

    Over the past three decades the developing world has seen increasing devolution of political and economic power to local governments. Decentralization is considered an important element of participatory democracy and, along with privatization and deregulation, represents a substantial reduction in the authority of national governments over economic policy. Downloadable! Since its transition to a market economy began, Russia has not attracted much foreign direct investment (FDI). Inflows of FDI into Russia are much lower than those into other transition countries in the region, adjusted for population size and similar measures. Clearly, if Russia is to grow it must increase the level of FDI inflows, which is why a good deal of policy attention.

    Decentralization was designed to bring a measure of autonomy to Indonesia’s many culturally diverse regions. The success of decentralization in Indonesia is essential for a number of reasons. Decentralization promotes good governance by enabling citizen participation and democratic elections. Decentralization enhances political and economic. 2 “Centralization” is now a word constantly repeated but is one that, generally speaking, no one tries to define accurately. Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America, Vol.1, Part 1, ch Tocqueville’s complaint remains apt today.1 In countries around the world, central and subnational governments have been renegotiating their relationships in recent years.

    Centralisation is a concept that denotes the concentration of authority in a particular position. The authority is centralised to the extent of it not delegated to the lower rung. Download file to see previous pages Private investors and the sector in general may still access some of these services, but non-profit earning and collective goods require funding and delivery by sub-national government units if any of these are to be available. Secondly, research indicates that top down and highly centralized service delivery is cumbersome, expensive, slow, and inflexible to.


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Determinants of decentralization within Russian regions by Andreĭ Timofeev Download PDF EPUB FB2

A vast empirical literature has identified the main determinants of fiscal decentralization, including the population and country size, the degree of ethno-linguistic fractionalization and Author: Floriana Cerniglia.

The paper provides an empirical analysis of the determinants of fiscal decentralization within Russian regions in The conventional view that more decentralized governments are found in regions and countries with higher income, higher ethnolinguistic fractionalization, and higher levels of democracy is not supported by the data.

The paper provides an empirical analysis of the determinants of fiscal decentralization within Russian regions in The conventional view that more decentralized governments are found in.

Decentralization or decentralisation (see spelling differences) is the process by which the activities of an organization, particularly those regarding planning and decision making, are distributed or delegated away from a central, authoritative location or group.

Concepts of decentralization have been applied to group dynamics and management science in private businesses and organizations. Subordination In Russian Regions 28 Table Determinants Of Fiscal Decentralization 32 fiscal allocation within regions -- tax sharing and local transfer schemes.

The second element relates to analysis of fiscal decentralization in Russian regions through the examination of trends in local. Downloadable. The article addresses the theoretical and empirical relation between fiscal decentralization and economic growth. An empirical analysis of Russian regions for – shows that excessive expenditure decentralization within the region, which is not accompanied by the respective level of revenue decentralization, is significantly and negatively related to regional.

Decentralization and fiscal disparities among regions in the Russian Federation (English) Abstract. The decentralization of political, economic and fiscal power from the center to the regions is an integral and critical part of the sweeping changes that took place in Russia since end Decentralization within the State.

Decentralization, as part of neoliberal reforms, has emerged as a major strategy for many nation-states to achieve development goals, provide public services, and undertake environmental conservation (Agrawal and Ostrom, ; Perreault, ).

Political, administrative, fiscal and market decentralization can also appear in different forms and combinations across countries, within countries and even within sectors.

Political Decentralization. Political decentralization aims to give citizens or their elected representatives more power in public decision-making. The paper ' s starting point is the traditional fiscal federalism approach, though the primary measures for local/central accountability, assumed in most decentralization discussions, may not hold, or are different in many developing countries.

health care provision between six Russian regions (Moscow, Ivanovo, Tver’, Leningrad, Samara and Chelyabinsk) between andand therefore to identify which factors should the reformers pay attention to in the framework of decentralization (or recentralization) in Russian health care.

Decentralization, deconcentration and devolution: what do they mean?1 Compiled by Elizabeth Linda Yuliani2 Decentralization with its various types has been implemented in many countries, and the terms have been widely used.

However, the same word is often used to describe different things. Health systems decentralization involves moving decision making away from centralised control and closer to the users of health services. Many countries have embarked on a process to decentralize their health systems as a means to improve their responsiveness and performance.

decentralization often requires improved planning, budgeting and management techniques and practices; the adoption of new tools; and the development of improved human resources to operate the decentralized programmes.” 4 “ Decentralization is a complex phenomenon involving many geographic entities, societal actors and social sectors.

This paper shows that the decentralization policy even in a democratic system like in Indonesia is welfare-enhancing only for the developed regions, not for all. Applying the Institutional Model of Decentralization, this paper argues that the presumption that local democracy will impose accountability pressure on elected officials does not.

Decentralization and the Quality of Government Other determinants found to be significant predictors of lower corruption include economic development, Protestant religion, former British colonial status, trade openness, current democratic Within a democracy, local officials may be either popularly elected or appointed by higher-level.

This volume is intended to support land administrators who are involved with the design and implementation of rural property tax systems. It is based on FAO’s Land Tenure Studies Number 5, which focused on rural property tax in Central and Eastern Europe.

The response to that guide showed a need for information on rural property tax systems to be more easily available in other regions. decentralization—refers simply to the number of tiers of gover nment.6 The more tiers 5 There is the additional ambiguity in that “decentralization” is used alternately to refer to both a process and a state.

I refer here to decentralization as a state—i.e., the condition of being decentralized. In this book, we trace the transformation and evolution of concepts and practices of decentralization from the transfer of authority within government to the sharing of power.

dimensions of decentralization and to heighten sensitivity to them. Decentralization programs will vary widely from country to country, but there are common threads and, above all, fundamental questions to be asked in all situations. This book covers the following themes and topics.

The decentralization that took place in the Russian Federation in the course of economic and political reforms of the s was a spontaneous process that lacked a clearly defined strategy.

However, by the end of the century it had some significant achievements to its credit.Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.

Summary Theories of Decentralization and Local Government brings fresh perspective to the debate and comparative analysis of vertical division of power; i.e. processes of decentralization and relations between central and local (self) governments.Decentralization book.

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