Decentralization and Party Politics in the Dominican Republic

  • Christopher Mitchell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Christopher Mitchell
    Pages 1-5
  3. Christopher Mitchell
    Pages 22-41
  4. Christopher Mitchell
    Pages 118-126
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 127-137

About this book


Recently in the Dominican Republic, a pro-municipal social alliance pressed for decentralization and politicians yielded, seeking power in three-party competition. This study examines how electoral, financial, and administrative power has been dispersed and suggests innovative strategies to maintain decentralizing momentum.


coal competition decentralization Electoral future influence momentum nation Party Politics politics roots

Authors and affiliations

  • Christopher Mitchell
    • 1
  1. 1.New York UniversityUSA

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