Falch, Torberg and Fischer, Justina AV (2010): Public sector decentralization and school performance: International evidence.
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Using a panel of international student test scores 1980 – 2000 (PISA and TIMSS), panel fixed effects estimates suggest that government spending decentralization is conducive to student performance. The effect does not appear to be mediated through levels of educational spending.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Public sector decentralization and school performance: International evidence|
|Keywords:||Fiscal decentralization; Student achievement; federalism; PISA; TIMSS; education; school quality|
|Subjects:||H - Public Economics > H4 - Publicly Provided Goods > H40 - General
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I20 - General
H - Public Economics > H2 - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue > H20 - General
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C3 - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables > C33 - Models with Panel Data; Longitudinal Data; Spatial Time Series
|Depositing User:||Justina AV Fischer|
|Date Deposited:||30. Jan 2010 08:41|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 04:23|
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