Democratic decentralisation and poverty reduction : exploring the linkages

Abstract: This article explores the nature of linkages between democracy, decentralization and poverty reduction. Through a literature review it examines the problems and constraints on the impact of democratic decentralization on poverty reduction. Country cases synthesize possible preconditions for success.

Author(s): Vedeld, Trond

Source(s): Forum for development studies; (2003)2, p. 159-203, ill., tabs Forum for development studies (2003)2

Published: 2003 World bank, (English

ISBN/ISSN: /0803-9410


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