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Title Inter-municipal cooperation in Europe / edited by Rudie Hulst and André van Montfort
Published Dordrecht, Netherlands : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 238 pages) : illustrations
Contents Inter-municipal cooperation : a widespread phenomenon / Rudie Hulst, Andre van Montfort -- Belgium : Flemish Inter-municipal cooperation under reform / Bart De Peuter, Ellen Wayenberg -- Inter-municipal cooperation in Finland : old traditions and new promises / Arto Haveri, Jenni Airaksinen -- Inter-municipal cooperation in France : incentives, instrumentality and empty shells / Karen West -- Inter-municipal cooperation in Germany : the mismatch between existing necessities and suboptimal solutions / Werner Heinz -- Italy : the changing boundaries of Inter-municipal cooperation / Marcello Fedele, Giulio Moini -- The Netherlands : cooperation as the only viable strategy / Rudie Hulst, Andre van Monfort -- Inter-municipal cooperation in Spain : dealing with microscopic local government / Eva Nieto Garrido -- The missing ingredient : Inter-municipal cooperation and central-local relations in the UK / Josephine Kelly -- Comparative analysis and conclusions / Rudie Hulst, Andre van Montfort
Summary Over fifty years, local government in Europe has been confronted with escalating scales of production, population migration and market pressures. This book presents an overview of inter-municipal cooperation in eight European countries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Municipal government -- Europe.
Intergovernmental cooperation -- Europe.
Municipal services -- Europe.
Form Electronic book
Author Hülst, Rüdiger von, 1959-
Montfort, André van.
LC no. 2007416637
ISBN 9781402053795