TITLE

INDIA'S INTERGOVERNMENTAL TRANSFER SYSTEM AND THE FISCAL CONDITION OF THE STATES

AUTHOR(S)
Heredia-Ortiz, Eunice; Rider, Mark
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Taxation;2005, p362
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article cites a study of the problem of aggregate fiscal discipline as it relates to the intergovernmental fiscal transfer system in India. It investigates the lack of state fiscal discipline to a flawed transfer system that foster fiscal profligacy at state level. It highlights the fiscal condition, design of the intergovernmental transfer system and budget constraints and the evaluation of reform for the transfer system in India.
ACCESSION #
23548660

 

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