Title Fiscal states in developing economies: Why do they matter and where do they come from? Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet WIDER Angle Media type Web Country/Territory Finland Date 1/09/22 Description Modern states are complex organizations which perform a broad range of functions. They have an important role in economic and human development. The consensus from recent research suggests that effective states provide crucial public goods and services, such as universal education, public health systems, and an effective administration of justice.
But how do we finance state activities? Understanding this requires a study of the process of transformation of public finance institutions. This is a fundamental part of how effective states are created.
URL https://www.wider.unu.edu/publication/fiscal-states-developing-economies-why-do-they-matter-and-where-do-they-come Persons Antonio Savoia
Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms
- Global inequalities
- Global Development Institute