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The Resource Going local : decentralization and the promise of good governance, Merilee Grindle

Going local : decentralization and the promise of good governance, Merilee Grindle

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Going local : decentralization and the promise of good governance
Title
Going local
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decentralization and the promise of good governance
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Merilee Grindle
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Language
eng
Summary
Many developing countries have a history of highly centralized governments. Since the late 1980s, a large number of these governments have introduced decentralization to increase democracy and improve services, especially in small communities far from capital cities. In Going Local, an unprecedented study of the effects of decentralization on thirty Mexican municipalities, Merilee Grindle describes how local governments respond when they are assigned new responsibilities and resources under decentralization policies. She explains why decentralization leads to better local governments in some c
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non fiction
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Going local : decentralization and the promise of good governance, Merilee Grindle
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Going local : decentralization and the promise of good governance, Merilee Grindle
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt4cgd2m
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-215) and index
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
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Contents
Going local : governance on the line -- Decentralizing Mexico : a cautious journey -- Competitive elections and good governance -- At work in town hall : leadership and performance -- Modernizing town hall -- Civil society : extracting benefits and demanding accountability -- What's new : patterns of municipal innovation -- The promise of good governance
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1 online resource (xvii, 278 pages)
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9781400830350
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illustrations
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