Jean-Paul Faguet

London School of Economics

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Houghton Street

London WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

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Does Decentralization Increase Government Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2516
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Feb 2001
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 42

Abstract:

decentralization, local government, participation, targeting, Bolivia

Does Decentralization Increase Government Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

Journal of Public Economics, 2003
Posted: 14 Mar 2003
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics

Abstract:

decentralization, local government, participation, targeting, Bolivia

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Decentralization and Local Government in Bolivia: An Overview from the Bottom Up

Crisis States Programme Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 2

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Decentralization, local government, local institutions, participation, Bolivia

Governance from Below: A Theory of Local Government with Two Empirical Tests

LSE-STICERD Political Economy and Public Policy Working Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

local government, civil society, democratic theory, good governance, decentralization, Q2 (Q-squared), Bolivia

Governance from Below a Theory of Local Government with Two Empirical Tests

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. PEPP12
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Decentralization's Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia

World Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Jean-Paul Faguet and Fabio Sánchez
London School of Economics and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
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Citation 6

Abstract:

decentralization, education, public investment, Bolivia, Colombia, local government

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Decentralization and Governance

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. EOPP027
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Sep 2011
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

Decentralization and Governance

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2011
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

decentralization, governance, local government, political competition, accountability, instability

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Decentralization and Local Government Performance: Improving Public Services Provision in Bolivia

Revista de Economia del Rosario, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Sep 2006
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Decentralization, efficiency, accountability

7.

Building Democracy in Quicksand: Altruism, Empire and the United States

Challenge, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 73-93, June 2004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 May 2004
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Democracy, civil society, nation building, new institutional economics, democratic theory, Iraq, empire, imperialism

8.

The Determinants of Central vs. Local Government Investment: Institutions and Politics Matter

LSE Development Studies Institute Working Paper No. 02-38
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Mar 2003
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 5

Abstract:

decentralization, local government, participation, institutions, politics, Bolivia

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A Model of Central vs. Decentralized Government: Self-Interest and Mis-Allocation in Bolivia

LSE Development Studies Institute Working Paper No. 02-39
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Mar 2003
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

decentralization, local government, central government, theory, participation, targeting, Bolivia

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Decentralizations Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. DEDPS47
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Jean-Paul Faguet and Fabio Sanchez
London School of Economics and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

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Does Decentralization Increase Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2516
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 45

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Decentralization's Effects on Public Investment: Evidence and Four Lessons from Bolivia and Colombia

LSE Crisis States Programme Working Paper No. 62
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

Decentralization, public investment, Latin America, Bolivia, Colombia, local government

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Decentralizing Bolivia: Local Government in the Jungle

LSE Development Studies Institute Working Paper No. 05-60, DECENTRALIZATION AND LOCAL GOVERNANCE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE, P. Bardhan and D. Mookherjee, eds., Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Jul 2005
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

Decentralization, local government, governance, Bolivia

Why So Much Centralization? A Model of Primitive Centripetal Accumulation

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Aug 2004
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

centralization, decentralization, local public goods, local government, municipal government, legislative bargaining, capture

Why so Much Centralization? A Model of Primitive Centripetal Accumulation

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. DEDPS43
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 1

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Social Funds and Decentralization: Optimal Institutional Design

LSE Development Studies Institute Working Paper No. 05-59, Public Administration and Development, Vol. 26, pp. 303-315, 2006
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

Social funds, decentralization, poverty alleviation, institutional design

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Decentralization's Effects on Public Investment: Evidence and Policy Lessons from Bolivia and Colombia

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

decentralisation, public investment, Latin America, Bolivia, Colombia, local government

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The Impact of Political Variables on Budgets and Social Outcomes in a Context of Decentralization: The Case of Colombia

Crisis States Programme Conference Paper 2004
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Fedesarrollo (Colombia), Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and London School of Economics
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Abstract:

Decentralization, local government, participation, Colombia

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A Tale of Two Upazilas: Local Governance and Social Development in Bangladesh

LSE Development Studies Institute Working Paper No. 07-82
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Feb 2008
Jean-Paul Faguet and Zulfiqar Ali
London School of Economics and Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
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Abstract:

local governance, decentralization, accountability, social development, Bangladesh, Asia

19.

Decentralization and Access to Social Services in Colombia

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Oct 2009
Jean-Paul Faguet and Fabio Sánchez
London School of Economics and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

decentralization, education, health, public investment, Colombia, local government

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Impacts and Consequences of the New Regime of Autonomies in Bolivia: Elements for a Discussion

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Jul 2011
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

decentralisation, autonomy, fiscal federalism, public investment, local government, Bolivia

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Land Reform, Latifundia and Social Development at Local Level in Colombia, 1961-2010

Documento CEDE No. 2015-06
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Feb 2015
Jean-Paul Faguet, Fabio Sanchez and Juanita Villaveces
London School of Economics, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and Universidad del Rosario
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Abstract:

Land reform, land distribution, latifundia, poverty, local economic development, Colombia

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Low Decision Space Means No Decentralization in Fiji; Comment on 'Decentralisation of Health Services in Fiji: A Decision Space Analysis'

Int J Health Policy Manag. 2016;5(11):663–665,
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Jean-Paul Faguet
London School of Economics
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Abstract:

Decentralization, Democracy, Local Government, Good Governance, Civil Society, Fiji

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Blending Top-Down Federalism with Bottom-Up Engagement to Reduce Inequality in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7511
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Qaiser Khan, Jean-Paul Faguet and Alemayehu A. Ambel
World Bank, London School of Economics and World Bank
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Abstract:

National Governance, Public Sector Administrative & Civil Service Reform, Economics and Finance of Public Institution Development, De Facto Governments, Youth and Governance, Government Policies, Democratic Government, Public Sector Administrative and Civil Service Reform

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Fiscal Policy and Spatial Inequality in Latin America and Beyond

Posted: 01 Oct 2010
Jean-Paul Faguet and Mahvish Shami
London School of Economics and LSE

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