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The effect of politics on the financial performance of Flemish municipalities

This study investigates the impact of Flemish local governmentsU+2019 political characteristics on their financial performance. The financial balance since 1995 will be examined, with particular attention to spatial patterns. The new regulations of BBC (from 2014) allow to determine whether the local governmentU+2019s ability to timely meet its financial obligations as well as its efficiency is affected by politics.

Date:1 Jan 2015  →  27 Sep 2020
Keywords:Vlaamse lokale besturen
Disciplines:Political theory and methodology, Public administration, Management, Applied economics, Multilevel governance, Political behaviour, International and compartive politics, Political organisations and institutions, Other political science, Other economics and business, Citizenship, immigration and political inequality, National politics