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Centralized initiatives and decentralized responsibilities

Centralized initiatives and decentralized responsibilities

a study of selected Indian states

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Published by Institute of Social Sciences in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- India -- Tamil Nadu,
  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- India -- West Bengal,
  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- India -- Karnataka

  • About the Edition

    Study of the three Indian states and their fiscal relations with the Centre.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 46).

    StatementG.S. Ganesh Prasad ... [et al.]
    SeriesISS occasional paper series -- 35
    ContributionsGanesh Prasad, G. S., Institute of Social Sciences (New Delhi, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHJ1339.A-ZT (H10)+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23689876M
    LC Control Number2009346656

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