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Accountability and decentralized service delivery explaining performance variation across local governments in Indonesia by Sebastian Eckardt

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Published by Nomos in Baden-Baden .
Written in English


  • Local government -- Indonesia,
  • Decentralization in government -- Indonesia,
  • Municipal services -- Indonesia,
  • Indonesia -- Politics and government -- 21st century

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Edition Notes

StatementSebastian Eckardt.
LC ClassificationsJS7193.A3 E35 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23875826M
ISBN 109783832937874
LC Control Number2009455418

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