TITLE

Public Authorities and the Determinants of Their Use By State and Local Governments

AUTHOR(S)
Leigland, James
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Sep94, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p521
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews the extent to which the concept of public authority contributes to an understanding of why such a type of government unit has proliferated across the United States. Lack of consensus concerning what public authorities are; Exploration of the determinants of the use of public authorities; Key factor for the popularity of public authorities.
ACCESSION #
9511131183

 

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