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Decentralization in Developing Countries

Decentralization in Developing Countries

Global Perspectives on the Obstacles to Fiscal Devolution

Studies in Fiscal Federalism and State–local Finance series

Edited by Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and François Vaillancourt

This insightful study examines the decentralization experiences from 15 countries in different regions of the world. All of these countries have actively attempted to decentralize, or continue to do so, and have faced obstacles serious enough to either derail or significantly delay their decentralization objectives.

Chapter 15: The Difficult Road to Local Autonomy in Yemen: Decentralization Reforms between Political Rationale and Bureaucratic Resistances in a Multi-party Democracy of the Arabian Peninsula

Leonardo G. Romeo and Mohamed El Mensi

Subjects: development studies, development economics, economics and finance, development economics, public finance


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