Fiscal federalism

by Wallace E. Oates

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Fiscal federalism | Wallace E. Oates
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Subjects:

  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations.,
  • Grants-in-aid.,
  • Finance, Public.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Wallace E. Oates.
SeriesThe Harbrace series in business and economics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHJ192 .O18
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4771727M
ISBN 10015527452X
LC Control Number78185772

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Wallace E. Oates is a professor of economics at the University of Maryland and a University Fellow with Resources for the Future. He has written widely on environmental affairs and is coauthor of "The Theory of Environmental Policy" and author of "The Economics of Environmental Regulation.

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