Abstract: This paper examines the potential role of civil society action in increasing state accountability for development in Sub-Saharan Africa. A key question is how to improve the incentives of higher-level leadership to hold within-state agencies or frontline providers accountable.
Author(s): Devarajan, Shantayanan; Khemani, Stuti; Walton, Michael
Source(s): , Policy research working paper; WPS 5733Faculty research working paper series; RWP11-036  p., ill., graphs, tabs Policy research working paperFaculty research working paper series WPS 5733RWP11-036
Published: 2011 World bank, Washington, DC (English