The Change of Structures or Institutions? Views on the Methods for the Elimination of Territorial Division Dysfunctions
Marian Kachniarz , Arkadiusz Babczuk , Zbigniew Piepiora
AbstractThe article pursues three research objectives. The first one refers to the presentation of theoretical arguments supporting units’ consolidation and the review of global ex post experiences in achieving the expected results of such reforms. The second goal consists in presenting the authors’ recommendations regarding the elimination of territorial division dysfunctions. The article draws attention to the fact that changing the rules of local authorities’ functioning can bring more effective results. Despite inexplicit results of empirical analyses, consolidation still remains the leading trend of local government reforms. It is determined by political considerations, since it is easier to carry out a consolidation reform rather than take up laborious efforts in order to create institutional changes within units.
|Publication size in sheets||0.7|
|Book||Bilgin Mehmet Huseyin , Danis Hakan, Ender Demir, Ugur Can (eds.): Eurasian Studies in Business and Economics 6. Empirical Studies on Economics of Innovation, Public Economics and Management. Proceedings of the 18th Eurasia Business and Economics Society Conference / Mehmet Huseyin Bilgin, Hakan Danis, EnderDemir, Ugur Can, Eurasian Studies in Business and Economics, 2017, ISBN 978-3-319-50163-5|
|Keywords in English||Local government, Consolidation, Reform, Administration structure|
|Score||= 15.0, 11-05-2020, ChapterFromConference|
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