Local governance

Abstract: This paper discusses the impact of democratic decentralization on poverty reduction. It argues that the unwillingness of many governments to devolve adequate powers and resources to local bodies has limited their potential to deliver development outcomes.

Author(s): Manor, James

Source(s): , [13] p

Published: 2004 University of Birmingham. Governance and social development resource centre (GSDRC), [Birmingham (English


Link: http://www.gsdrc.org/docs/open/PO40.pdf

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