Grant legislation vs. political factors as determinants of soft budget spending behaviors. Comparison between Italian and French regions

This paper analyses intergovernmental transfers in France and Italy to assess to which extent soft budget spending behaviors result from slack in fiscal constraints or from political factors. It innovates on the previous literature, which concentrated on single countries, by adopting a comparative p...

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Volume: 10
Main Author: Josselin, Jean-Michel
Padovano, Fabio
Rocaboy, Yvon
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Mario Rostoni Library - Universita Carlo Cattaneo- LIUC 01.12.2013
Università Carlo Cattaneo LIUC
published in: The European journal of comparative economics : EJCE Vol. 10; no. 3; pp. 317 - 354
Data of publication: 20131201
ISSN: 1824-2979
EISSN: 1824-2979
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Directory of Open Access Journals
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