Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/2436
Title: Local Government Reform: A Comparative Analysis of Advanced Anglo-American Countries
Contributor(s): Dollery, Brian Edward  (author); Garcea, Joseph (author); LeSage, Edward (author)
Publication Date: 2008
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/2436
Abstract: During the 1980s and 1990s most, if not all, municipal governments throughout the world have been subjected to a series of reforms. In economically advanced democracies such reforms are the most recent iteration of municipal modernization initiatives that extend back to the nineteenth century, and in some instances predate independent nationhood. In common with previous episodes of municipal reforms, the general purpose of the reforms over these two decades has been to eliminate problems that are deemed to hamper either municipal governance or other governance structures within each political system.
Publication Type: Book
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Place of Publication: Cheltenham, United Kingdom
ISBN: 9781847200716
Field of Research (FOR): 140218 Urban and Regional Economics
HERDC Category Description: A3 Book - Edited
Other Links: http://www.e-elgar.co.uk/Bookentry_Main.lasso?id=12592
http://books.google.com/books?id=y2EH2pXtNesC
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.bib-an43332049
Extent of Pages: 267
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