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Local public finance and the fiscal squeeze

a case study

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Published by Ballinger in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

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    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by John R. Meyer and John M. Quigley ; with contributions by Christopher H. Gadsen ... [et al.].
      ContributionsMeyer, John Robert., Quigley, John M., 1942-, Yale University. Institution for Social and Policy Studies., Yale Law School.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ9211.N4 L63
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 201 p. :
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4885515M
      ISBN 100884102874
      LC Control Number76015619

      sion. State and local governments (SLGs) are serving on the front lines in dealing with the virus at a time when their rev-enues are declining. At the time of writing this piece (May ), it is too early to know the full extent of the fiscal squeeze that SLGs will face over the .   Public Finance 1. Public Finance Refers to the income and outgo of the governments in the pursuit of national objectives. It involves the inflow of financial resources in the form of taxes and other revenues, and the outflow of such resources in the form of expenditure to finance .

      “Action must be taken to alleviate the fiscal pressures faced by councils through local and more equitable tax raising powers.” Richard Watts, chair of the Local Government Association’s resources board, said: “ If the government fails to adequately fund local government in the Spending Review then there is a real risk to the future. The book Public Finance continues its stride of presenting the latest information on Indian Budget. Over two generations now it has virtually become an encyclopedia on all financial matters of the Government of India, serving as a textbook for students, teachers and the general public and a reference volume for researchers and others.

      This e-Learning course on the basics of public financial management provides a quick introduction to PFM, explains the budget cycle, describes how accounting and financial reporting is done in the public sector, clarifies the concepts of internal controls and differentiates it from an internal audit, and explains how governments are audited. The COVID crisis is placing a tremendous fiscal squeeze on state and local governments in the United States. We argue that the federal government should increase its deficit to fill in the fisca.


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