Volume 19: Foreign Experience of Intergovernmental Fiscal Innovations

The book includes some papers of Russian and foreign experts in the field of public finance management at the subnational level. The articles present best practices in fiscal decentralization, distribution of intergovernmental transfers, public expenditure assignment, financing of sub-national government investments and local financial management in different countries.

Authors of the articles were students of the Summer University Training Course on Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations and Local Financial Management organized by the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest, Hungary (2008).

ISSN 1991-05-09



Sean Müller

Fiscal Decentralisation in Switzerland Annotation Annotation




She Yifeng, Li Jun

Public Expenditure Assignment in China: Problems and Reform Proposals Annotation




Dorina Nikolla

Fiscal Decentralization and Local Financial Management in Albania Annotation




Saša Drezgić

Financing of the Sub-National Government Investments in the Republic of Croatia Annotation




Emil Kalchev

Financing Bulgarian Local Governments Through Taxes and User Charges Annotation




Lucie Sedmihradská

Municipal Budgets in the Czech Republic: Accuracy, Transparency and Accountability Annotation




Sos Khachikyan

A Simple Look on Local Self-government System in Armenia Annotation




Maria Sorokina

Federal Support of Institutional Changes in Budgetary Sector in Russian Regions and Municipalities Annotation