33114-012: Study of Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers for Equitable In-country Growth (previously known as Study of Urban Local Government Finance in Selected DMCs)

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The objective of the proposed TA is to conduct a cross-country comparative study and provide policy advice to DMCs on intergovernmental fiscal transfers to promote equitable in-country socioeconomic growth. The proposed TA will (i) examine the evolution of fiscal equalization arrangements with a greater emphasis on the rationale, principles, size, pertinent legal arrangements or contracts, disputes, problems and issues in selected DMCs; (ii) identify impediments to fiscal equalization and ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 33114-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 5902
Approval Date 23 Dec 1999
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public Expenditure and Fiscal Management


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