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Further evidence on revenue decentralization and inflation
Economics Letters (2007)
  • John Thornton
Abstract
Results from a panel regression study of 19 OECD member countries suggest that when the measure of revenue decentralization is limited to the revenues over which sub-national governments have full autonomy, its impact on inflation is not statistically significant.
Keywords
  • Fiscal decentralization,
  • Sub-national governments,
  • Own-revenues,
  • Central bank independence,
  • Inflation
Publication Date
April, 2007
Citation Information
John Thornton. "Further evidence on revenue decentralization and inflation" Economics Letters Vol. 95 Iss. 1 (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john_thornton/11/