State's Fiscal Management and Regional Equity by M. Govinda RaoState's Fiscal Management and Regional Equity by M. Govinda Rao

State's Fiscal Management and Regional Equity

EditorM. Govinda Rao, Anwar Shah

Hardcover | August 15, 2009

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The work deals with important aspects of State level fiscal management in India, including state finances, regional development policies and design and implementation of intergovernmental transfers. The attempt is to analyse state finances not merely from the perspective of a coordinatedcalibration of macroeconomic stabilization policy with the Central government but also to create an enabling environment for balanced regional development.
M. Govinda Rao is Director of the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy in New Delhi. Anwar Shah is Lead Economist of the Public Sector Governance at the World Bank, Washington.
Title:State's Fiscal Management and Regional EquityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:352 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:August 15, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195698797

ISBN - 13:9780195698794

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Table of Contents

Preface1. States' Fiscal Management and Regional Equity: An Overview2. Recent Trends in State Finances3. Reforming the State Tax System in a Globalizing Environment4. Debt Management in States: Emerging Issues5. Anti-Poverty Interventions in a Cooperative Federalism6. Reform of Intergovernmental Fiscal Arrangements for Balanced Regional Development7. Resource Endowment, Fiscal Flows and Regional Equity in Indian Federalism8. Regional Disparities in infrastructure and urban service delivery9. Regional Development Policies and Regional Inequality in India