Content №2 от 2009

Equalization of fiscal capacities of municipalities: current problems

The paper analyses the issues of how regional and local budgets can interplay to generate a financial base for local authorities. The author evaluates the structures of local budgets and the indices calculated for local budgets dissimilarity before and after transfers from regional budgets; offers a technique of how to identify which area mostly influence on the dissimilarity indices calculated after transfers from superior budgets; analyzes how grant transfers and local revenues correlate; and estimates a marginal effect of increased taxes received by local budgets

Sumskaya T. V.

Keywords: local governance revenues and expenditures of local budget subfederal fiscal policy intergovernmental relations

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