Sökning: "Fiscal federalism"

Hittade 3 avhandlingar innehållade orden Fiscal federalism.

  1. 1. Strategic Interactions among Swedish Local Governments

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Karin Edmark; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :Economics; Strategic Interactions; Spatial Interactions; Tax Competition; Welfare Competition; Fiscal Federalism; Nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Essay 1 (with Matz Dahlberg) investigates if local governments react on the welfare benefit levels in neighbouring jurisdictions when setting their own benefit levels. The IV estimates indicate that there exists a "race-to-the-bottom" and that the effect is economically as well as statistically significant. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Empirical Essays in Political and Public Economics

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Department of Economics

    Författare :Heléne Lundqvist; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political careers; Ethnic heterogeneity; Income redistribution; Fiscal federalism; Intergovernmental grants; Public employment; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of four self-contained essays.Essay 1: Despite the key role played by political payoffs in theory, very little is known empirically about the types of payoffs that motivate politicians. The purpose of this paper is to bring light onto this. I estimate causal effects of being elected in a local election on monetary returns. LÄS MER

  3. 3. A revolution in favour of government : the American constitution and ideas about state formation, 1787-1788

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Författare :Max Edling; Stockholms universitet.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political Science; statsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation analyses the debate over the ratification of the American Constitution between the Federalists, who supported the Constitution's adoption, and the Antifederalists, who opposed adoption. It challenges the traditional interpretation of the Federalist persuasion as primarily concerned with limited government and minority rights. LÄS MER