© 2012

Fiscal Decentralization and Development

Experiences of Three Developing Countries in Southeast Asia

  • Hiroko¬†Uchimura

Part of the IDE-JETRO Series book series (IDE)

About this book


An in-depth analysis of the fundamental role that decentralization plays in developing countries, using detailed statistical data to examine the actual fiscal structure between tiers of government, and the effects of decentralization at the local, national and international levels.


Developing Countries development East Asia Economic Development health

Editors and affiliations

  • Hiroko¬†Uchimura
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Developing CountriesIDE-JETROJapan

About the editors

HIROKO UCHIMURA Associate Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO) Japan. Her research interests include intergovernmental fiscal relationships, health financing and health system reforms, as well as issues related to income distribution. Her work mainly focuses on developing countries in Asia.

Bibliographic information