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State Restructuring and Local Power

State Restructuring and Local Power

A Comparative Perspective

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Published by Pinter Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government,
  • Local government,
  • Federal government,
  • Comparative Government,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Australia,
  • Canada,
  • Denmark,
  • France,
  • USA,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • West Germany,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Central-local government relat,
  • Central-local government relations

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChris Pickvance (Editor), Edmond Preteceille (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8308818M
    ISBN 10086187983X
    ISBN 109780861879830

      Restructuring will create new business opportunities where new firms selling new products and services will appear and customers will have alternatives in buying electricity services. The objective of restructuring is to significantly reduce the cost of power charged to small businesses and consumers. Restructuring of power industry is to. Russia - Russia - Government and society: During the Soviet era the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic (the R.S.F.S.R.) was subject to a series of Soviet constitutions (, , , ), under which it nominally was a sovereign socialist state within (after ) a federal structure. Until the late s, however, the government was dominated at all levels by the . The term Rogernomics, a portmanteau of "Roger" and "economics", was coined by journalists at the New Zealand Listener by analogy with Reaganomics to describe the neoliberal economic policies followed by Roger s was Minister of Finance in the Fourth Labour Government of New omics was characterised by market-led restructuring and . Xuan Qi, Chris Deeley, in WTO Accession and Socio-Economic Development in China, Debt restructuring. Debt restructuring is now defined as an event in which a debtor is in financial difficulty and a creditor grants a concession to the debtor in accordance with a mutual agreement or court judgment. Under the old standard, ‘debt restructuring’ included all .

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