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Don’t expect meaningful fiscal devolution for Wales any timesoon

Evans, Adam (2013) Don’t expect meaningful fiscal devolution for Wales any timesoon. Democratic Audit Blog (16 Dec 2013). Website.

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The debate about the appropriate level of fiscal autonomy for Wales in the wake of the publication the Silk Commission rumbles on. But while it once looked likely that the Welsh Assembly Government would gain meaningful tax raising and spending powers, the prospects are now less bright. Adam Evans argues that a deadly concoction of political incompetence and partisan self-interest have combined to make meaningful substantial tax devolution an increasingly distant prospect.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2013 Democratic Audit UK
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 20 Mar 2014 11:58
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2021 23:16

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