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Title LinkOpen budgets : the political economy of transparency, participation, and accountability / Sanjeev Khagram, Archon Fung, and Paolo de Renzio, editors.
Distribution Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2013]
Description vi, 264 p. :  ill., maps ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: 1. Overview and synthesis : the political economy of fiscal transparency, participation, and accountability around the world / Sanjeev Khagram, Paolo de Renzio and Archon Fung -- 2. What we know can’t hurt them : origins, sources of sustenance, and survival prospects of budget transparency in South Africa / Steven Friedman -- 3. Accountability from the top down? : Brazil’s advances in budget accountability despite a lack of popular mobilization / Jorge Antonio Alves and Patrick Heller -- 4. A mutually reinforcing loop : budget transparency and participation in South Korea / Jong-sung You and Wonhee Lee -- 5. Budget transparency and accountability in Mexico : high hopes, low performance / John M. Ackerman -- 6. Guatemala : limited advances within advancing limits / Aaron Schneider and Annabella Espana-Najera -- 7. The limits of top-down reform : budget transparency in Tanzania / Barak D. Hoffman -- 8. The diversification of state power : Vietnam’s alternative path toward budget transparency, accountability, and participation / Jonathan Warren and Huong Nguyen -- 9. Capturing movement at the margins : Senegal’s efforts at budget transparency reform / Linda Beck, E. H. Seydou Nourou Toure, and Aliou Faye
Subject LinkFinance, Public.
LinkTransparency in government.
LinkGovernment accountability.
Add.Author LinkKhagram, Sanjeev.
LinkFung, Archon, 1968-
LinkDe Renzio, Paolo.

System Number 000663835
ISBN Link9780815723370 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link0815723377 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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