Abstract: The role of budgeting as a critical tool in decentralization reform is discussed, highlighting problems that might impede successful local government budget development and implementation. Particularly important are the legal and budgetary instruments that require input from local community members.
Author(s): Schaeffer, Michael; Yilmaz, Serdar
Source(s): , Policy research working paper; 4767 23 p., ill., tabs Policy research working paper 4767
Published: 2008 World bank, Washington, DC (English