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China economic update (English)

In 2014, China's growth continued to slow which reflected policy to put their economic growth on a more sustainable footing. While policy efforts to tighten credit growth reduce excess capacity, internalize the cost of industrial pollution, and harden local governments budget constraints accelerated. ... See More +

Working Paper 91898 OCT 01, 2014

Smits, Karlis; Goh, Chorching;; Hu, Bingjie; Vashakmadze, Ikaterine; Zhao, Luan; Bahl, Roy; Qiao, Baoyun Chinese Disclosed

China economic update (Chinese)

In 2014, China's growth continued to slow which reflected policy to put their economic growth on a more sustainable footing. While policy efforts to tighten credit growth reduce excess capacity, internalize the cost of industrial pollution, and harden local governments budget constraints accelerated. ... See More +

Working Paper 91898 OCT 01, 2014

Smits, Karlis; Goh, Chorching;; Hu, Bingjie; Vashakmadze, Ikaterine; Zhao, Luan; Bahl, Roy; Qiao, Baoyun English Disclosed

Sequencing fiscal decentralization (English)

While there is extensive knowledge about how to design fiscal decentralization policies, considerably less is understood about how a decentralization program should be sequenced and implemented. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3914 MAY 01, 2006

Bahl, Roy; Martinez-Vazquez, Jorge Disclosed

India - Urban Finance and Governance Review : Executive summary and main report (English)

The report makes an in depth analysis of what to expect of future urban population growth in cities across India. Cities play a critical role in India's development. ... See More +

Other Urban Study 32253 DEC 01, 2004

Weist,Dana; Bahl,Roy W.; Lall,Somik V.; Sondergaard,Lars M.; Mukundan, K.; Karnik, Ajit; Pethe,Abhay Moreshwar; Wong Shui Wan,Lee Shaham Christine; Bhaopichitr,Kirida Disclosed

India - Urban Finance and Governance Review (Vol. 2) : Case study annexes (English)

The report makes an in depth analysis of what to expect of future urban population growth in cities across India. Cities play a critical role in India's development. ... See More +

Other Urban Study 32253 DEC 01, 2004

Weist,Dana; Bahl,Roy W.; Lall,Somik V.; Sondergaard,Lars M.; Mukundan, K.; Karnik, Ajit; Pethe,Abhay Moreshwar; Wong Shui Wan,Lee Shaham Christine; Bhaopichitr,Kirida

India - Fiscal decentralization to rural governments (English)

The objective of this study is to review panchayat finances, identify issues and make recommendations to improve the fiscal decentralization system. ... See More +

Working Paper 41743 JAN 07, 2004

Sethi, Geeta; Bahl, Roy; Constantino, Luis; Ford, Fitz Disclosed

Intergovernmental transfers in developing and transition countries : principles and practice (English)

Intergovernmental transfers are the cornerstone of sub-national government financing in most developing and transition countries. Transfers are a compromise in that they allow the central government to hold control over the public financing system while they offer a way to channel money into the budgets of provincial and local government. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 21097 APR 30, 2000

Bahl, Roy

Implementation rules for fiscal dec·entralization (English)

There are many analyses of fiscal decentralization as a policy strategy. Most focus on evaluating the decentralization experience around the world, and looking for the match between theory and practice. ... See More +

Working Paper 93882 FEB 24, 1999

Bahl, Roy Disclosed

The administration of road user taxes in developing countries (English)

After studying the problems of administering road user taxes in 19 developing countries, the author reports the following, among other things. There is no single, correct structure for road user taxation since the various charges may play different roles in different national revenue systems. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS986 OCT 31, 1992

Bahl, Roy W.

Urban public finance in developing countries (English)

The publication of this volume on urban public finance is timely. The book distills the lessons learned by the authors during many years of work. ... See More +

Publication 10597 APR 30, 1992

Bahl, Roy W.; Linn, Johannes F.

Intergovernmental fiscal relations in China (English)

The choice of the "right" fiscal relationship between central, provincial, and local governments depends on how a government weighs the benefits of decentralized economic development policies against the costs of having less effective central fiscal management. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS863 FEB 29, 1992

Bahl, Roy W.; Wallich, Christine

Taxing urban land in China (English)

Urban land in China is not priced, it is owned by the state and assigned to enterprises and households free of charge. This practice has resulted in major efficiency and equity problems in allocating land resources. ... See More +

Departmental Working Paper INU39 MAR 31, 1989

Bahl, Roy W.; Jun Zhang

Urban property taxation in developing countries (English)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) URR7705 APR 30, 1976

Bahl, Roy W. Eligible for Disclosure

Urban public finances in developing countries : a case study of Seoul, Korea (English)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) URR7703 APR 30, 1976

Bahl, Roy W.; Wasylenko, M. Eligible for Disclosure

Urban public finances in developing countries : a case study of metropolitan Manila (English)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) URR7708 APR 30, 1976

Bahl, Roy W.; Brigg, P.; Smith, R. Eligible for Disclosure

Urban public finances in developing countries : a case study of metropolitan Ahahmedabad (English)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) URR7704 AUG 31, 1975

Bahl, Roy W. Eligible for Disclosure

Estimation of the economic benefits of water supply and sewerage projects (English)

The purpose of the estimation of the economic benefits of water supply and sewerage projects by the Public Utilities Department of the World Bank is to evaluate measurement of benefits for water supply and sewerage projects. ... See More +

Working Paper 82746 OCT 01, 1973

Bahl,Roy W.; Coelen, Stephen; Warford,Jeremy James Disclosed

Review of the status of urban and regional studies at major European institutions (English)

Working Paper (Numbered Series) URR7101 DEC 31, 1971

Keare, D.; Bahl, Roy W.; Morss, E. Eligible for Disclosure

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China economic update (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 91898 Working Paper Chinese
China economic update (Chinese)
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OCT 01, 2014 91898 Working Paper English
Sequencing fiscal decentralization (English)
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MAY 01, 2006 WPS3914 Policy Research Working Paper
India - Urban Finance and Governance Review : Executive summary and main report (English)
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DEC 01, 2004 32253 Other Urban Study
India - Urban Finance and Governance Review (Vol. 2) : Case study annexes (English)
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DEC 01, 2004 32253 Other Urban Study
India - Fiscal decentralization to rural governments (English)
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JAN 07, 2004 41743 Working Paper
Intergovernmental transfers in developing and transition countries : principles and practice (English)
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APR 30, 2000 21097 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Implementation rules for fiscal dec·entralization (English)
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FEB 24, 1999 93882 Working Paper
The administration of road user taxes in developing countries (English)
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OCT 31, 1992 WPS986 Policy Research Working Paper
Urban public finance in developing countries (English)
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APR 30, 1992 10597 Publication
Intergovernmental fiscal relations in China (English)
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FEB 29, 1992 WPS863 Policy Research Working Paper
Taxing urban land in China (English)
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MAR 31, 1989 INU39 Departmental Working Paper
Urban property taxation in developing countries (English)
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APR 30, 1976 URR7705 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Urban public finances in developing countries : a case study of Seoul, Korea (English)
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APR 30, 1976 URR7703 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Urban public finances in developing countries : a case study of metropolitan Manila (English)
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APR 30, 1976 URR7708 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Urban public finances in developing countries : a case study of metropolitan Ahahmedabad (English)
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AUG 31, 1975 URR7704 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Estimation of the economic benefits of water supply and sewerage projects (English)
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OCT 01, 1973 82746 Working Paper
Review of the status of urban and regional studies at major European institutions (English)
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DEC 31, 1971 URR7101 Working Paper (Numbered Series)