Marie Michael Library

Title

Governance reform and institutional change in Brazil: fiscal responsibility and tax

Author

Schneider, Aaron

Description

This paper examines two processes of governance reform (one related to fiscal responsibility and the other, tax) that occurred in Brazil in the 1990s. This document states that although governance reforms can take multiple forms, wholesale institutional change was necessary for an increase in the capacity and accountability of government.

File No

IDS-DP384

Agency

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Date

April, 2006

Pages

41