Too many municipalities?

Does democracy lead to the creation of too many municipalities? We analyze this issue within the context of the Alesina e Spolaore (1997) model where the quality of municipal services deteriorates with the distance from the center of a municipality. Individuals can vote in a referendum to split an e...

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Main Author: Dahlby, Bev
Other Authors: Tribunal Superior Eleitoral
Format: Artigo
Language: English
Published: 2018
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