Issue 3 May 2009

Table of Contents

Editorial - Issue 3 PDF
Graham Sansom

Research and Evaluation

Defining a Canadian approach to municipal consolidation in major city-regions PDF
Jim Lightbody
Yes to Local Government, No to Participatory Democracy: The Local Governance Reform Dilemma in Trinidad, St. Lucia and St. Vincent Untitled () PDF
Bishnu Ragoonath
Structural reform, revenue adequacy and optimal tax assignment in local government PDF
Lorenzo Robotti, Brian Dollery
Can International Local Government Partnerships Make a Difference? Lessons from the Australia – Papua New Guinea Good Practice Scheme PDF
Donovan Storey


Electoral Quotas: Should the UK learn from the rest of the world? PDF
Chris Game
Governance at the Local Level in Melanesia – Absent the State PDF
David Hegarty


Municipal-Aboriginal Relations: An Ontario Perspective PDF
Alia Hanif, Ruth Melady, Donna Simmonds, Ralph Walton
The Role of Local Authorities in Addressing Human Trafficking PDF
Kathryn Rossiter, Jo Benfield
Implementing the Aberdeen Agenda in South Asia: A regional training program for elected members PDF
Lucy Slack
Local level service delivery, decentralisation and governance: A comparative study of Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania PDF
Per Tidemand
Rethinking the rotation term of reserved seats for women in Panchayati Raj PDF
Nupur Tiwari

News and Reviews

BOOK REVIEW: The limits of boundaries. Why city-regions cannot be self-governing. PDF
Jeremy Dawkins
BOOK REVIEW: The Theory and Practice of Local Government Reform Untitled () PDF
Steve Martin


Complete Issue: No.3 May 2009 (1.4MB) PDF