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Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M. (2012) Voting on a NIMBY facility: proximity cost of an “iconic” stadium. Urban Affairs Review, 48 (2). pp. 205-237. ISSN 1078-0874

Arnaboldi, Michela, Azzone, Giovanni and Palermo, Tommaso (2010) Managerial innovations in central government: not wrong, but hard to explain. International Journal of Public Sector Management, 23 (1). pp. 78-93. ISSN 0951-3558

Arnaboldi, Michela and Palermo, Tommaso (2011) Translating ambiguous reforms: doing better next time? Management Accounting Research, 22 (1). pp. 6-15. ISSN 1044-5005

Azzone, Giovanni and Palermo, Tommaso (2011) Adopting performance appraisal and reward systems: a qualitative analysis of public sector organisational change. Journal of Organizational Change Management, 24 (1). pp. 90-111. ISSN 0953-4814

Babajanian, Babken V (2011) Problematising the community-contribution requirement in participatory projects: evidence from Kyrgyzstan. Development in Practice, 21 (3). pp. 317-329. ISSN 0961-4524

Baka, Jennifer (2013) The political construction of ‘wasteland’: governmentality, land acquisition and social inequality in South India. Development and Change, 44 (2). pp. 409-428. ISSN 0012-155X

Bana e Costa, Carlos A. (2001) The use of multi-criteria decision analysis to support the search for less conflicting policy options in a multi-actor context: case study. Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, 10 (2). pp. 111-125. ISSN 1057-9214

Bana e Costa, Carlos A., da Silva, Fernando Nunes and Vansnick, Jean-Claude (2001) Conflict dissolution in the public sector: a case-study. European Journal of Operational Research, 130 (2). pp. 388-401. ISSN 0377-2217

Beall, Jo (2006) Cultural weapons: traditions, inventions and the transition to democratic governance in metropolitan Durban. Urban Studies, 43 (2). pp. 457-473. ISSN 0042-0980

Beall, Jo (2002) Globalization and social exclusion in cities: framing the debate with lessons from Africa and Asia. Environment and Urbanization, 14 (1). pp. 41-51. ISSN 0956-2478

Beall, Jo, Crankshaw, Owen and Parnell, Susan (2000) Local government, poverty reduction and inequality in Johannesburg. Environment and Urbanization, 12 (1). pp. 107-122. ISSN 0956-2478

Beall, Jo, Mkhize, Sibongiseni and Vawda, Shahid (2005) Emergent democracy and 'resurgent' tradition: institutions, chieftaincy and transition in KwaZulu-Natal. Journal of Southern African Studies, 31 (4). pp. 755-771. ISSN 0305-7070

Beall (ed.), Jo, Goodfellow (ed.), Tom and Rodgers (ed.), Dennis (2013) Special issue: cities, conflict and state fragility in the developing world. Urban Studies, 50 (15). ISSN 0042-0980

Besley, Timothy, Pande, Rohini and Rao, Vijayendra (2012) Just rewards?: local politics and public resource allocation in South India. World Bank Economic Review, 26 (2). pp. 191-216. ISSN 0258-6770

Birney, Mayling (2013) Decentralization and veiled corruption under China's "rule of mandates". World Development, 53 . pp. 55-67. ISSN 0305-750X

Birney, Mayling (2014) Decentralization and veiled corruption under China’s rule of mandates. World Development, 53 . pp. 55-67. ISSN 0305750X (In Press)

Boone, Catherine (2007) Africa's new territorial politics: regionalism and the open economy in Côte d'Ivoire. African Studies Review, 50 (1). pp. 59-81. ISSN 0002-0206

Boone, Catherine (2003) Decentralization as political strategy in West Africa. Comparative Political Studies, 36 (4). pp. 355-380. ISSN 0010-4140

Boone, Catherine (2009) Electoral populism where property rights are weak: land politics in contemporary sub-Saharan Africa. Comparative Politics, 41 (2). pp. 183-201. ISSN 0010-4159

Boone, Catherine (2007) Property and constitutional order: land tenure reform and the future of the African state. African Affairs, 106 (425). pp. 557-586. ISSN 0001-9909

Boone, Catherine (1990) State power and economic crisis in Senegal. Comparative Politics, 22 (3). pp. 341-357. ISSN 0010-4159

Boone, Catherine (2005) State, capital, and the politics of banking reform in sub-Saharan Africa. Comparative Politics, 37 (4). pp. 401-420. ISSN 0010-4159

Boone, Catherine (2012) Territorial politics and the reach of the state: unevenness by design. Revista de Ciencia Política (Santiago), 32 (3). pp. 623-641. ISSN 0718-090X

Boone, Catherine (1995) The social origins of Ivoirian exceptionalism: rural society and state formation. Comparative Politics, 27 (4). pp. 445-464. ISSN 0010-4159

Boone, Catherine and Batsell, Jake (2001) Politics and AIDS in Africa: research agendas in political science and international relations. Africa Today, 48 (2). pp. 3-33. ISSN 0001-9887

Boone, Catherine and Henry, Clement (2004) Neoliberalism in the Middle East and Africa: divergent banking reform trajectories, 1980s to 2000. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 42 (3). pp. 356-392. ISSN 1466-2043

Boone, Catherine and Kriger, Norman (2010) Multiparty elections and land patronage: Zimbabwe and Côte d'Ivoire. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 48 (2). pp. 173-202. ISSN 1466-2043

Bramley, Glen, Le Grand, Julian and Low, William (1989) How far is the poll tax a 'community charge'? The implications of service usage evidence. Policy and Politics, 17 (3). pp. 187-205. ISSN 0305-5736

Burdett, Ricky (2013) Designing urban democracy: mapping scales of urban identity. Public Culture, 25 (2). 349-367 . ISSN 0899-2363

Champion, Tony, Coombes, Mike and Gordon, Ian (2013) How far do England's second-order cities emulate London as human-capital ‘escalators’? Population, Space and Place, online . n/a-n/a. ISSN 1544-8444 (In Press)

Chemouni, Benjamin (2014) Explaining the design of the Rwandan decentralization: elite vulnerability and the territorial repartition of power. Journal of Eastern African Studies, 8 (2). pp. 246-262. ISSN 1753-1055

Colantonio, Andrea (2010) Urban social sustainability themes and assessment methods. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Urban Design and Planning, 163 (2). pp. 79-88. ISSN 1755-0793

Corbridge, Stuart, Williams, Glyn, Srivastava, Manoj and Veron, Rene (2003) Making social science matter 1: how the local state works in rural Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal. Economic and Political Weekly, 38 (24). pp. 2377-2389. ISSN 0012-9976

Corbridge, Stuart, Williams, Glyn, Srivastava, Manoj and Veron, Rene (2003) Making social science matter 2: how the rural poor see the state in Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal. Economic and Political Weekly, 38 (25). pp. 2561-2569. ISSN 0012-9976

Corbridge, Stuart, Williams, Glyn, Srivastava, Manoj and Véron, René (2003) Brainstorming, modified logframes and the conversion of research hypotheses into field questions: reflections from team-based fieldwork in eastern India. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 24 (2). pp. 242-257. ISSN 0129-7619

Cordella, Antonio and Barca, C (2006) Seconds out, round two: contextualizing e-government projects within their institutional milieu: a London Local Authority case. Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems, 18 (1). pp. 37-60. ISSN 0905-0167

Costa-i-Font, Joan (2010) Does devolution lead to regional inequalities in welfare activity? Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 28 (3). pp. 435-449. ISSN 0263-774X

Costa-i-Font, Joan (2009) Simultaneity, asymmetric devolution and economic incentives in Spanish regional elections. Regional and Federal Studies, 19 (1). pp. 165-184. ISSN 1359-7566

Crescenzi, Riccardo, Gagliardi, Luisa and Percoco, Marco (2013) Social capital and the innovative performance of Italian provinces. Environment and Planning A, 45 (4). pp. 908-929. ISSN 0308-518X

Davies, Bleddyn (2007) Public spending levels for social care of older people: why we must call in the debt. Policy and Politics, 35 (4). pp. 719-726. ISSN 0305-5736

Davoudi, Simin, Peter Hall, Sir and Power, Anne (2008) Key issues for planning futures and the way forward. Twenty-First Century Society: Journal of the Academy of Social Sciences , 3 (3). pp. 229-247. ISSN 1745-0144

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2008) Decentralisation's effects on public investment: evidence and policy lessons from Bolivia and Colombia. Journal of Development Studies, 44 (8). pp. 1100-1121. ISSN 0022-0388

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2004) Does decentralization increase responsiveness to local needs?: evidence from Bolivia. Journal of Public Economics, 88 (3-4). pp. 867-893. ISSN 0047-2727

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2009) Governance from below in Bolivia: a theory of local government with two empirical tests. Latin American Politics and Society, 51 (4). pp. 29-68. ISSN 1531-426X

Faguet, Jean-Paul and Ali, Zulfiqar (2009) Making reform work: institutions, dispositions, and the improving health of Bangladesh. World Development, 37 (1). pp. 208-218. ISSN 0305-750X

Faguet, Jean-Paul and Sánchez, Fabio (2013) Decentralization and access to social services in Colombia. Public Choice, Online . ISSN 0048-5829 (In Press)

Faguet, Jean-Paul and Sánchez, Fabio (2008) Decentralization’s effects on educational outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia. World Development, 36 (7). pp. 1294-1316. ISSN 0305-750X

Gelman, Vladimir and Lankina, T. V. (2007) Politicheskiye diffusii v usloviyakh prostranstvenno-gibridnogo rejhima: institutsional noe stroitel stvo i vybory merov v gorodakh Rossii. POLIS, 6 . pp. 86-109. ISSN 0142-257X

Gibson, D.M., Goodin, Robert E. and Le Grand, Julian (1985) 'Come and get it': distributional biases in social service delivery systems. Policy and Politics, 13 (2). pp. 109-126. ISSN 0305-5736

Goodfellow, Tom and Smith, Alyson (2013) From urban catastrophe to 'model' city?: politics, security and development in post-conflict Kigali. Urban Studies, 50 (15). pp. 3185-3202. ISSN 0042-0980

Goodfellow, Tom and Titeca, Kristof (2012) Presidential intervention and the changing 'politics of survival' in Kampala's informal economy. Cities, 29 (4). pp. 264-270. ISSN 0264-2751

Gordon, Ian and Travers, Tony (2010) London: planning the ungovernable city. City, Culture and Society, 1 (2). pp. 49-55. ISSN 1877-9166

Green, Elliott D. (2008) Decentralisation and conflict in Uganda. Conflict, Security and Development, 8 (4). pp. 427-450. ISSN 1478-1174

Griffith, J. A. G. (1958) Book review: the machinery of local government, by R. M. Jackson, ll.d., solicitor of the Supreme Court, fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge; reader in public law and administration in the University of Cambridge. [London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd. 1958. xii, 353 and (index) 7 pp. 30s. net.]. Cambridge Law Journal, 16 (2). pp. 236-238. ISSN 0008-1973

Griffith, J. A. G. (1958) The changing shape of local government. Adult Education, 31 (3). pp. 167-186. ISSN 0001-849X

Griffith, J. A. G. (1966) The traditional pattern reconsidered. Political Quarterly, 37 (2). pp. 139-148. ISSN 0032-3179

Harriss, John (2002) Whatever happened to cultural nationalism in Tamil Nadu? A reading of current events and the recent literature on Tamil politics. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 40 (3). pp. 97-117. ISSN 1466-2043

Harriss, John (2000) The dialectics of decentralisation. Frontline, 17 (13). ISSN 0970-1710

Hilber, Christian A. L. (1997) Book review: Tullock, Gordon (1994): the new federalist. Kyklos, 50 (3). pp. 445-446. ISSN 0023-5962

Holman, Nancy (2007) Following the signs: applying urban regime analysis to a UK case study. Journal of Urban Affairs, 29 (5). pp. 435-453. ISSN 0735-2166

Holman, Nancy (2009) Incorporating local sustainability indicators into structures of local governance: a review of the literature. Local Environment, 14 (4). pp. 365-375. ISSN 1354-9839

Holman, Nancy and Rydin, Yvonne (2013) What can social capital tell us about planning under localism? Local Government Studies, Online . pp. 1-18. ISSN 0300-3930

Holman, Nancy and Thornley, Andrew (2011) The reversal of strategic planning in London: the Boris effect with a focus on sustainability. L’observatoire de la Sociètè Britanique, 11 . pp. 145-159. ISSN 1775-4283

Jones, George and Stewart, John (2012) Local government: the past, the present and the future. Public Policy and Administration, 27 (4). pp. 346-367. ISSN 0952-0767

Jones, George W. and Copus, Colin (2010) Introduction. Local Government Studies, 36 (3). pp. 317-322. ISSN 0300-3930

Lankina, Tomila V. (2002) Local administration and ethno-social consensus in Russia. Europe-Asia Studies, 54 (7). pp. 1037-1053. ISSN 1465-3427

Lankina, Tomila V. (1997) Local government migration practices in the North Caucasus. Forced Migration Monitor, 20 (4-5). ISSN 1092-3675

Lankina, Tomila V. (1999) Local self-government or government gone local?: the case of Adygeya. Russian Regional Report, 4 (33). pp. 14-16.

Lankina, Tomila V. (2003) Managing the grassroots: Putin's reform of local government. Russia and Eurasia Review, 2 (9).

Lankina, Tomila V. (2005) New system weakens municipalities. Russian Regional Report, 10 (17). pp. 1-4.

Lankina, Tomila V. (2009) Regional developments in Russia: territorial fragmentation in a consolidating authoritarian state. Social Research, 76 (1). pp. 225-256. ISSN 0037-783X

Lankina, Tomila V. and Gel'man, Vladimir (2008) Authoritarian versus democratic diffusions: explaining institutional choices in Russia's local government. Post-Soviet Affairs, 24 (1). pp. 40-62. ISSN 1060-586X

Le Grand, Julian and Winter, David (1977) Towards an economic model of local government behaviour. Policy and Politics, 5 (3). pp. 23-39. ISSN 0305-5736

Leonardi, Robert (2004) Special issue: Learning from abroad: regionalization and local institutional infrastructure in cohesion and accession countries. Regional and Federal Studies, 14 (3). ISSN 1359-7566

Loughlin, Martin (2007) The constitutional thought of the levellers. Current Legal Problems, 60 (1). pp. 1-39. ISSN 0070-1998

Lyytikainen, Teemu (2012) Tax competition among local governments: evidence from a property tax reform in Finland. Journal of Public Economics, 96 (7). pp. 584-595. ISSN 0047-2727

Madden, David J. (2013) Neighborhood as spatial project: making the urban order on the downtown Brooklyn waterfront. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 38 (2). pp. 471-497. ISSN 0309-1317

Madon, Shirin (2005) Governance lessons from the experience of telecentres in Kerala. European Journal of Information Systems, 14 (4). pp. 401-416. ISSN 0960-085x

Madon, Shirin and Bhatnagar, Subhash (2000) Institutionalising decentralised information systems for local level planning: comparing approaches across two states in India. Journal of Global Information Technology Management, 3 (4). pp. 45-49. ISSN 1097-198X

Madon, Shirin and Sahay, Sundeep (2000) Democracy and information: a case study of new local governance structures in Bangalore. Information, Communication and Society, 3 (2). pp. 173-191. ISSN 1369-118X

Madon, Shirin, Sahay, Sundeep and Sahay, Jyotsna (2004) Implementing property tax reforms in Bangalore : an actor-network perspective. Information and Organization, 14 (4). pp. 269-295. ISSN 1471-7727

Mason, Michael (2007) Governing out of a crisis: addressing urban deprivation in Vancouver. Geography Review, 21 (2). pp. 30-33. ISSN 0950-7035

McQuarrie, Michael (2011) Book review: David Imbroscio, urban America reconsidered: alternatives for governance and policy. Contemporary Sociology: a Journal of Reviews, 40 (4). pp. 456-457. ISSN 0094-3061

Mercer, Claire (2003) Performing partnership: civil society and the illusions of good governance in Tanzania. Political Geography, 22 (7). pp. 741-763. ISSN 0962-6298

Milio, Simona (2011) Il processo di capacity building per la governance delle politiche di sviluppo e il ruolo della capacità amministrativa nell'implementazione della politica di coesione. Rivista Giuridica Del Mezzogiorno (3). pp. 609-658. ISSN 1120-9542

Milio, Simona (2013) The conflicting effects of multi-level governance and the partnership principle: evidence from the Italian experience. European Urban and Regional Studies . ISSN 0969-7764 (In Press)

Mirwaldt, Katja (2010) The small projects fund and social capital formation in the Polish-German border Region: an initial appraisal. Regional Studies, Online . ISSN 0034-3404

Nathan, Max (2011) East London tech city: ideas without a strategy? Local Economy, 26 (3). pp. 197-202. ISSN 0269-0942

Paraskevopoulos, Christos J. and Leonardi, Robert (2004) Adaptational pressures and social learning in European regional policy: cohesion (Greece, Ireland and Portugal) vs. CEE (Hungary, Poland) countries. Regional and Federal Studies, 14 (3). pp. 315-354. ISSN 1359-7566

Ribot, Jesse C., Chhatre, Ashwini and Lankina, Tomila (2008) Introduction: institutional choice and recognition in the formation and consolidation of local democracy. Conservation and Society, 6 (1). pp. 1-11. ISSN 0972-4923

Rodgers, Dennis (2004) "Disembedding" the city: crime, insecurity and spatial organization in Managua, Nicaragua. Environment and Urbanization, 16 (2). pp. 113-123. ISSN 0956-2478

Rydin, Yvonne, Thornley, Andrew, Scanlon, Kathleen and West, Karen (2004) The Greater London Authority: a case of conflict of cultures? Evidence from the planning and environmental policy domains. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 22 (1). pp. 55-76. ISSN 0263-774X

Shin, Hyun Bang (2009) Residential redevelopment and entrepreneurial local state: the implications of Beijing's shifting emphasis on urban redevelopment policies. Urban Studies, 46 (13). pp. 2815-2839. ISSN 1360-063X

Shin, Hyun Bang (2013) The right to the city and critical reflections on China's property rights activism. Antipode: a Radical Journal of Geography, 45 (5). pp. 1167-1189. ISSN 0066-4812

Skovdal, Morten, Mwasiaji, Winnie, Morrison, Joanna and Tomkins, Andrew (2008) Community-based capital cash transfer to support orphans in Western Kenya: a consumer perspective. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 3 (1). pp. 1-15. ISSN 1745-0128

Sutton, John and Whitehead, Christine M E (1982) The sale of council houses: a cautionary note. Applied Economics, 14 (3). pp. 295-303. ISSN 0003-6846

Thioub, Ibrahima, Diop, Momar-Coumba and Boone, Catherine (1998) Economic liberalization in Senegal: shifting politics of indigenous business interests. African Studies Review, 41 (2). pp. 63-89. ISSN 0002-0206

Thornley, Andrew, Rydin, Yvonne, Scanlon, Kathleen and West, Karen (2005) Business privilege and the strategic planning agenda of the Greater London Authority. Urban Studies, 42 (11). pp. 1947-1968. ISSN 0042-0980

Thornley, Andrew, West, Karen, Scanlon, Kath and Rydin, Yvonne (2003) The Greater London authority: problems of strategy integration. Policy and Politics, 31 (4). pp. 479-496. ISSN 0305-5736

Travers, Tony (2002) Decentralization London-style: The GLA and London governance. Regional Studies, 36 (7). pp. 779-788. ISSN 0034-3404

Travers, Tony (2001) The years of borough government. The London Journal, 26 (1). pp. 69-80. ISSN 0305-8034

Wistow, Gerald (2012) Still a fine mess? Local government and the NHS 1962 to 2012. Journal of Integrated Care, 20 (2). pp. 101-114. ISSN 1476-9018

Yongmei , Zhang and Li, Bingqin (2011) Motivating service improvement with awards and competitions – hygienic city campaigns in China. Environment and Urbanization, 23 (1). pp. 41-56. ISSN 0956-2478

Book Section

Beall, Jo (2007) Urban democracy helps diffuse conflict in Durban, South Africa. In: Human Security for an Urban Century: Local Challenges, Global Perspectives. Humansecurity-cites.org, Ottawa, Canada, pp. 68-69. ISBN 9780978261009

Boone, Catherine (1994) States and ruling classes in sub-Saharan Africa: the enduring contradictions of power. In: Migdal, Joel Samuel, Kohli, Atul and Shue, Vivienne, (eds.) State Power and Social Forces: Domination and Transformation in the Third World. Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 108-142. ISBN 9780521467346

Boone, Catherine and Kriger, Norma (2012) Land patronage and elections: winners and losers in Zimbabwe and Côte d'Ivoire. In: Bekoe, Dorina A., (ed.) Voting in Fear: Electoral Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa. USIP Press, Washington, DC, USA, pp. 75-117. ISBN 9781601271365

Boyce, Robert (2004) Government: City of London relations under the gold standard, 1925-1931. In: Michie, Ranald C and Williamson, Philip, (eds.) The Power to Influence: the British Government and the City of London. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 215-235. ISBN 0521827698

Buck, Nick H and Gordon, Ian (2004) Does spatial concentration of disadvantage contribute to social exclusion? In: Boddy, Martin and Parkinson, Michael, (eds.) City Matters. Policy Press, Bristol, pp. 71-92. ISBN 9781861344441

Cheshire, Paul (1999) Economic indicators for European cities: why boundaries matter. In: Statistical Office of the European Communities, (corp. ed.) The Quality of Life in the Cities and Regions of the European Union: Indicators. Statistical Office of the European Commission, Office for Official Publications of the European. ISBN 9789282865798

Davies, Howard (1990) Mrs Thatcher’s third term: Power to the people or camouflaged centralisation? In: Bennett, Robert J., (ed.) Decentralization, Local Governments and Markets : Towards a Post-Welfare Agenda. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, pp. 184-206. ISBN 0198286872

Dowding, Keith, Dunleavy, Patrick and King, Desmond (2000) Understanding urban governance: the contribution of rational choice. In: Stoker, Gerry, (ed.) The New Politics of British Local Governance. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, pp. 91-116. ISBN 9780312228033

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2012) Bonus web chapter: the micropolitical foundations of government in seven Bolivian municipalities. In: Decentralization and Popular Democracy: Governance From Below in Bolivia. University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, USA. ISBN 9780472118199

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2006) Decentralizing Bolivia: local government in the jungle. In: Bardhan, Pranab and Mookherjee, Dilip, (eds.) Decentralization and Local Governance in Developing Countries. MIT Press, London, UK. ISBN 0262524546

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2008) The determinants of central vs. local government investment: democracy and development in Bolivia. In: Ghosh, Subir and Mishra, Santap Sanhari, (eds.) Decentralization and Development. Icfai University Press, Hyderabad, India. ISBN 9788131417393

Freeman, Richard B. (2002) The world of work in the new millennium. In: Cooper, Richard and Layard, Richard, (eds.) What the Future Holds. MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass, pp. 157-178. ISBN 9780262532044

Goodfellow, Tom (2013) Urban planning in Africa and the politics of implementation: contrasting patterns of state intervention in Kampala and Kigali. In: Obrist, Brigit, Arlt, Veit and Macamo, Elisio, (eds.) Living the City in Africa: Processes of Invention and Intervention. Schweizerische Afrikastudien - Etudes africaines suisses. Lit Verlag, Zurich, Switzerland. ISBN 9783643801524 (In Press)

Gordon, Ian (2010) Scenarios and planning for alternative London futures - or making a drama out of a strategy. In: Kochan, Ben and Scanlon, Kathleen, (eds.) London: Coping With Austerity. LSE London, London , pp. 49-56. ISBN 9780853284598

Gordon, Ian (2010) Territorial competition. In: Pike, Andy, Rodríguez-Pose, Andrés and Tomaney, John, (eds.) Handbook of Local and Regional Development. Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 30-43. ISBN 9780415548311

Griffith, J. A. G. (1985) Foreword: half a century of municipal decline, 1935-1985. In: Loughlin, Martin, Gelfand, M. David and Young, Ken, (eds.) Half a Century of Municipal Decline, 1935-1985. Routledge library editions: the city. Allen & Unwin, London, UK. ISBN 9780043521205

Hassel, Anke (2011) Multi-level governance and organized interests. In: Enderlein, Henrik, Wälti, Sonja and Zürn, Michael, (eds.) Handbook on Multi-Level Governance. Edward Elgard Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, pp. 153-167. ISBN 9781847202413

Hinton, Mercedes S (2001) Programa de Medidas Socioeducativas (Macapá, Amapá). In: Farah, Marta and Barboza, Hélio, (eds.) Vinte experiências De Gestão Pública e Cidadania. Programa Gestão Pública e Cidadania, São Paulo, Brazil. ISBN 9788587426055

Hix, Simon (2011) Party politics in the European Union. In: Enderlein, Henrik, Wälti, Sonja and Zürn, Michael, (eds.) Handbook on Multi-Level Governance. Edward Elgard Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, pp. 227-238. ISBN 9781847202413

Jones, George W. (2001) The public sector ethos under attack. In: Kitchin, Hilary, (ed.) A Democratic Future. Local Government Information Unit, London, UK, pp. 65-69. ISBN 9781903731093

Lankina, Tomila V. (2011) Local government. In: Gill, Graeme and Young, James, (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Russian Politics and Society. Routledge, London, UK, pp. 164-174. ISBN 9780415576277

Lankina, Tomila V. (2001) Local government and ethnic and social activism in Russia. In: Brown, Archie, (ed.) Contemporary Russian Politics: a Reader. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, pp. 398-414. ISBN 9780198299998

Lankina, Tomila V. (2005) President Putin's local government reforms. In: Reddaway, Peter and Orttung, Robert W., (eds.) The Dynamics of Russian Politics: Putin's Reform of Federal-Regional Relations. Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD, USA. ISBN 9780742526464

Li, Bingqin (2012) Social welfare and protection for economic growth and social stability — China’s experience. In: A Changing China: Emerging Governance, Economic and Social Trends. Civil Service College, Singapore, pp. 39-60. ISBN 9789810712426

Loughlin, Martin (2003) The demise of local government. In: Bogdanor, Vernon, (ed.) The British Constitution in the Twentieth Century. British Academy centenary monographs. Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, pp. 521-556. ISBN 9780197262719

Mace, Alan (2013) Housing-led urban regeneration: place, planning and politics. In: Leary, Michael E. and McCarthy, John, (eds.) Companion to Urban Regeneration. Routledge, Abingdon, UK. ISBN 9780415539043 (In Press)

Mitchell, Paul (2005) The United Kingdom: plurality rule under siege. In: Gallagher, Michael and Mitchell, Paul, (eds.) The Politics of Electoral Systems. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 157-184. ISBN 9780199257560

Newman, Peter and Thornley, Andy (2013) Case study window - Global cities: governance cultures and urban policy in New York, Paris, Tokyo and Beijing. In: Young, Greg and Stevenson, Deborah, (eds.) The Ashgate Research Companion to Planning and Culture. Ashgate Publishing, Farnham, Surrey, UK, pp. 69-86. ISBN 9781409422242

Paccoud, Antoine (2012) Paris, Haussmann and property owners (1853 – 1860): researching temporally distant events. In: Gassner, Gunter, Kaasa, Adam and Robinson, Katherine, (eds.) Distance and Cities: Where Do We Stand? Writing cities: working papers(2). Cities Programme, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK, pp. 24-32.

Phillips, Anne (1996) Feminism and the attraction of the local. In: King, Desmond and Stoker, Gerry, (eds.) Rethinking Local Democracy. Government beyond the centre. Macmillan in association with the ESRC local programme, Basingstoke, U.K., pp. 111-129. ISBN 0333638522

Phillips, Anne (1999) Why does local democracy matter? In: Pratchett, Lawrence and Wilson, David, (eds.) Local Democracy and Local Government. Government beyond the centre. Macmillan Press in association with CLD Ltd, U.K., pp. 20-37. ISBN 0333664329

Sidel, John (2004) Bossism and democracy in the Philippines, Thailand, and Indonesia: towards an alternative framework for the study of 'local strongmen'. In: Harriss, John, Stokke, Kristin and Tornquist, Olle, (eds.) Politicising Democracy: the New Local Politics of Democratisation. International political economy series. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, pp. 51-74. ISBN 9781403934819

Thornley, Andy (2012) Un governo metropolitano efficiente per Londra: riflessioni sulla Greater London Authority. In: Citta Nel Mondo. Dialoghi internazionali(17). Bruno Mondadori. ISBN 9788861596801

Travers, Tony (2002) The government of London: retrospect and prospects. In: Röber, Manfred, Schröter, Eckhard and Wollmann, Hellmut, (eds.) Moderne Verwaltung Für Moderne Metropolen: Berlin und London Im Vergleich. Leske & Budrich, Opladen, pp. 114-120. ISBN 9783810030320

Wollmann, Hellmut and Lankina, Tomila V. (2003) Local government in Poland and Hungary: from post-communist reform towards EU accession. In: Baldersheim, Harald, Illner, Michael and Wollmann, Hellmut, (eds.) Local Democracy in Post-Communist Europe. Leske & Budrich, Opladen, Germany, pp. 91-122. ISBN 9783810031921

Monograph

London School of Economics and Political Science Identity Project (2006) The LSE Identity Project. House of Lords: all party briefing for report stage: Amendments 38 & 54, and 46 & 52: voluntary v. compulsory regime. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. (Unpublished)

London School of Economics and Political Science Identity Project (2006) Third report: Home Office accounting. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ahmad, Ehtisham and Brosio, Giorgio (2009) Decentralization and local service provision: what do we know? Working Paper, 27. Asia Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Aijaz, Rumi (2007) Challenges for urban local governments in India. Working Paper, 19. Asia Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Allen, Tim and Macdonald, Anna (2013) Post-conflict traditional justice: a critical overview. JSRP Paper 3. Justice and Security Research Programme, International Development Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Beall, Jo (2004) Decentralisation and engendering democracy: lessons from local government reform in South Africa. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 54. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Beall, Jo (2005) Exit, voice and tradition: loyalty to chieftainship and democracy in metropolitan Durban, South Africa. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 59. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Beall, Jo, Crankshaw, Owen and Parnell, Susan (2002) Social differentiation and urban governance in greater Soweto: a case study of post-apartheid reconstruction. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 11. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Beall, Jo and Esser, Daniel (2005) Shaping urban futures: challenges to governing and managing Afghan cities. Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit, Kabul, Afghanistan.

Beall, Jo and Fox, Sean (2011) PD4: mitigating conflict and violence in Africa’s rapidly growing cities. Government Office for Science, London, UK.

Calvo, Kerman, Platt, Lucinda and Sunkin, Maurice (2007) Does judicial review influence the quality of local authority services? ISER working paper series, 2007-34. Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, Colchester, UK.

Cheshire, Paul, Hilber, Christian A. L. and Kaplanis, Ioannis (2011) Evaluating the effects of planning policies on the retail sector: or do town centre first policies deliver the goods? SERC Discussion Papers, SERCDP0066. Spatial Economics Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dunleavy, Patrick and Margetts, Helen (1999) Electoral reform in local government: alternative systems and key issues. Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK.

Dunleavy, Patrick and Margetts, Helen (1998) Report to the Government Office for London: electing the London Mayor and the London Assembly. LSE Public Policy Group, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dunleavy, Patrick, Rainford, Paul and Tinkler, Jane (2011) Innovating out of austerity in local government: a SWOT analysis. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2011) Decentralization and governance. Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers, EOPP 027. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2003) Decentralization and local government in Bolivia : an overview from the bottom up. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 29. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2005) Governance from below: a theory of local government with two empirical tests. Political economy and public policy papers, 12. STICERD, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2004) Why so much centralization? A model of primitive centripetal accumulation. DEDPS, 43. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2005) The effects of decentralisation on public investment: evidence and four lessons from Bolivia and Colombia. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 62. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Faguet, Jean-Paul and Shami, Mahvish (2008) Fiscal policy and spatial inequality in Latin America and beyond. Policy research working paper series, The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA.

Freund, William (2009) The Congolese elite and the fragmented city: the struggle for the emergence of a dominant class in Kinshasa. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 2, 54. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Giustozzi, Antonio (2009) The eye of the storm: cities in the vortex of Afghanistan's civil wars. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 2, 62. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Goodfellow, Tom (2010) ‘The bastard child of nobody’? Anti-planning and the institutional crisis in contemporary Kampala. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 2, 67. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gordon, Ian, Travers, Tony and Whitehead, Christine M. E. (2009) Local authorities and the downturn: a review of issues, experience and options. SERC Policy Papers, 3. Spatial Economics Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gupta, Santanu (2003) On the allocation of public goods to villages in India. Working Paper, 10. Asia Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hammar, Amanda (2005) Disrupting democracy? Altering landscapes of local government in post-2000 Zimbabwe. Crisis States Research Centre discussion papers, 9. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Heald, Suzette (2002) Domesticating Leviathan: sungusungu groups in Tanzania. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 16. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hoffman, Kasper and Kirk, Thomas (2013) Public authority and the provision of public goods in conflict-affected and transitioning regions. JSRP Paper 7. Justice and Security Research Programme, International Development Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hollis, Guy, Davies, Howard, Plokker, Karin and Sutherland, Mark (1994) Local government finance: an international comparative study. The future and local government, Joseph Rowntree Foundation / LGC Communications, London, UK. ISBN 0904677613

Hoyos, Diana and Ceballos, Marcela (2004) Electoral behaviour trends and decentralisation in Colombia’s municipalities, 1988-2000. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 1, 57. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Jayasundere, Ramani and Valters, Craig (2014) Women's experiences of local justice: community mediation in Sri Lanka. Theories in practice series, JSRP Paper 10. Justice and Security Research Programme, International Development Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Kapagama, Pascal and Waterhouse, Rachel (2009) Portrait of Kinshasa: a city on (the) edge. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 2, 53. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Lankina, Tomila (2008) Cross-cutting literature review on the drivers of local council accountability and performance. Social deveolpment working papers, local governance & accountability series, No. 112. The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA.

Lankina, Tomila (2007) ‘Fragmented belonging’ on Russia’s western frontier and local government development in Karelia. Representation, equity and environment working paper series, no. 30. World Resources Institute.

Lankina, Tomila (2002) Local self-government and titular regime control in Russia’s republics, 1991-1999. Carl Beck papers in Russian and East European studies , 1602. University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA.

Lupton, Ruth, Fenton, Alex, Tunstall, Rebecca and Harris, Richard (2011) Place typologies and their policy applications: a report prepared for the Department of Communities and Local Government. CASEreport, 65. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

McGuire, Alistair, Harris, A., Lloyd, G. and Newlands, D. (1984) The management of change: local government and oil in Aberdeen part I: a theoretical framework. 84-02. Department of political economy, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK.

Phillips, Anne (1994) Local democracy: the terms of the debate. Commission for local democracy, U.K.. ISBN 1899108106

Platt, Lucinda (2003) Poverty and deprivation in Newham. Newham Household Panel Survey, Wave one research report B. Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, Colchester, UK.

Power, Anne (2007) Tenants and their communities: summary report to the Department for Communities and Local Government on the consultation with tenants at Trafford Hall on the future roles of social housing. CASEreport, 47. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Stein, Danielle (2013) Community mediation and social harmony in Nepal. Theories in practice series, JSRP Paper 5. Justice and Security Research Programme, International Development Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sumich, Jason (2009) Urban politics, conspiracy and reform in Nampula, Mozambique. Crisis States Research Centre working papers series 2, 60. Crisis States Research Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Travers, Tony (2011) Engaging London's communities - the 'big society' and 'localism'. City of London, London Councils, London, UK.

Travers, Tony (2012) Local government’s role in promoting economic growth: removing unnecessary barriers to success. Local Government Association, London, UK.

Travers, Tony, Tunstall, Rebecca, Whitehead, Christine M. E. and Pruvot, Segolene (2007) Population mobility and service provision: a report for London Councils. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Valters, Craig (2013) Community mediation and social harmony in Sri Lanka. Theories in practice series, JSRP Paper 4. Justice and Security Research Programme, International Development Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Conference or Workshop Item

Bussu, Sonia (2010) Governing with the citizens: strategic planning: participation and deliberation in urban governance. In: Relating research to reality: interdisciplinary ideas for a changing world. LSE PhD student poster exhibition, 26 May 2010, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. (Unpublished)

Goodfellow, Tom (2011) Local taxation and institutional accountability in Rwanda’s growing cities. In: IPAR 1st Annual Research Conference: Improving the Lives of Ordinary Rwandans: Evidence for Policy, 7-9 December 2011, Kigali Institute of Education (KIE), Rwanda. (Unpublished)

Mejía Mantilla, Carolina, Sánchez Torres, Fabio and Faguet, Jean-Paul (2004) The impact of political variables on budgets and social outcomes in a context of decentralization : the case of Colombia (El impacto de variables políticas sobre resultados presupuestales y sociales en un marco de descentralización : el caso de Colombia). In: Crisis States Programme Annual Conference, Dec 2004, New Delhi, India.

Book

Loughlin, Martin, Gelfand, M. David and Young, Ken, eds. (1985) Half a century of municipal decline, 1935-1985. Allen & Unwin, London, UK. ISBN 9780043521205

Gouldson, Andrew and Roberts, P, eds. (1999) Integrating environment and economy : strategies for regional and local government. Routledge, London, UK. ISBN 0415168295

Thornley, Andy, Salet, W and Kreukels, A, eds. (2003) Metropolitan governance and spatial planning. Spon Press, London, UK. ISBN 9780415274487

Harriss, John, Stokke, Kristian and Tornquist, Olle Tornquist, eds. (2004) Politicising democracy: the new local politics of democratisation. International political economy series , Intern . Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 1403934819

Colantonio, Andrea, Burdett, Ricky and Rode, Philipp (2013) Transforming urban economies: policy lessons from European and Asian cities. LSE Cities . Routledge, Abingdon, UK. ISBN 9780415830577

Dowding, Keith (2000) New frontiers in good urban governance. Windsor series . Building and social housing foundation, Coalville. ISBN 9781901742350

Dunleavy, Patrick and Margetts, Helen (1999) Proportional representation for local government: an analysis. Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 9781899987979

Faguet, Jean-Paul (2012) Decentralization and popular democracy: governance from below in Bolivia. University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, USA. ISBN 9780472118199

Griffith, J. A. G. (1966) Central departments and local authorities. Allen and Unwin, London, UK.

Griffith, J. A. G. (1959) Differences in organisation and administration of the police in counties and county boroughs:... and the control of the police by local authorities. County Councils Association, London, UK.

Griffith, J. A. G. (1974) Local authorities and central control. Rose for Local Government Review, London, UK. ISBN 0859920054

Jennings, W. Ivor and Griffith, J. A. G. (1960) Principles of local government law. 4th ed., University of London Press, London, UK.

Kantor, Paul, Lefèvre, Christian , Saito, Asato, Savitch, H. V. and Thornley, Andy (2012) Struggling giants: city-region governance in London, New York, Paris, and Tokyo. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, USA. ISBN 9780816677429

Lankina, Tomila V. (2004) Governing the locals: local self-government and ethnic mobilization in Russia. Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD, USA. ISBN 9780742530218

Lankina, Tomila V., Hudalla, Anneke and Wollmann, Hellmut (2008) Local governance in central and eastern Europe: comparing performance in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Russia. St Antony's series . Palgrave, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9780230500365

Leach, Steve, Stewart, Murray, Davies, Howard and Lambert, Christine (1992) Local government: its role and function. Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 1872470556

Lewis, David (2001) The management of non-governmental development organisations: an introduction. Routledge studies in the management of voluntary and non-profit organizations . Routledge, London. ISBN 9780415207584

Sedelmeier, Ulrich (2005) Constructing the path to Eastern enlargement: the uneven policy impact of EU identity. Europe in change . Manchester University Press, Manchester, UK. ISBN 9780719070082

Travers, Tony (2003) The politics of London: governing an ungovernable city. Government beyond the centre . Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9780333961001

Travers, Tony and Schiavi, M (2000) The pay, allowances and benefits of mayors and city council members in city governments: a comparative study. The Stationery Office for Review Body on Senior Salaries, London, UK.

Newspaper/Magazine Article

Alderman, Geoffrey, Crick, Bernard, Griffith, J. A. G., Jones, G. W., Manners, Gerald, Smith, Trevor and Smart, A. D. G. (1983) Letter to the editor: Royal commission for London's future. Times (21 Dec 1983) p. 13.

Griffith, J. A. G. (1962) Letter to the editor: WHO makes the decisions? Times (19 Mar 1962) p. 13.

Website

Armitage, Sarah (2013) If the localism agenda is to fulfil its potential, councils need the power of the purse. Democratic Audit Blog (21 Nov 2013) Blog Entry.

Baston, Lewis (2011) The Inverclyde by-election is business as usual for Scottish voters. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 Jul 2011) Blog Entry.

Baston, Lewis (2011) The boundary commission for England has been unnecessarily radical in its proposals, often ignoring local government boundaries. New constituencies may lack community cohesion and local loyalty. British Politics and Policy at LSE (23 Sep 2011) Blog Entry.

Baston, Lewis (2012) The results of the Bradford West by-election indicate that something clearly went wrong with the Labour campaign, and that there is a political space for populists like Galloway. British Politics and Policy at LSE (30 Mar 2012) Blog Entry.

Bastow, Simon (2011) Revelations of dysfunctional governance in Wandsworth Prison are a reflection of the precariousness of bureaucratic arrangements throughout the public sector and their potential to unravel. British Politics and Policy at LSE (15 Aug 2011) Blog Entry.

Benneworth, Paul (2012) England’s regional campaigners need a new message, not just new platforms to advocate elected regional assemblies. British Politics and Policy at LSE (21 Feb 2012) Blog Entry.

Bouçek, Francoise (2012) David Cameron is applying lessons from his party’s history in the Conservatives’ ‘Euro War’. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (09 Oct 2012) Blog Entry.

Cake, Carey and Cooper, Kirstin (2011) Restorative approaches can make a difference in the relationship between local government bodies and the communities they serve. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 Aug 2011) Blog Entry.

Cockell, Merrick (2012) A more direct way of connecting places and Parliament is needed in order for service delivery to move into the 21st century. British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Feb 2012) Blog Entry.

Cordero, Melina (2013) Book review: Everyday law on the street: city governance in an age of diversity. LSE Review of Books (05 Mar 2013) Blog Entry.

Cox, Ed (2012) Labour activists in the North may have cause to celebrate. But localism and local democracy seem to be in a dangerous and parlous state. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 May 2012) Blog Entry.

Crines, Andrew (2012) The London Mayoral election will be won by the most effective orator – and this currently favours Boris Johnson. British Politics and Policy at LSE (26 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.

Duff, Andrew (2012) A European federal economic government is needed to run the fiscal union in the interests of states and taxpayers. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (03 Oct 2012) Blog Entry.

Durose, Catherine (2011) Front-line workers in local government are no longer ‘street level bureaucrats’ but instead act as ‘civic entrepreneurs’ to make order out of chaos for their communities. British Politics and Policy at LSE (15 Dec 2011) Blog Entry.

Gherghina, Serhiu and Radecki, Michal (2014) The Polish and Romanian experiences show that party elites need to loosen control when introducing primary elections to select candidates. Democratic Audit Blog (30 Jan 2014) Blog Entry.

Godsmark, Oliver (2014) Book review: Remapping India: new states and their political origins by Louise Tillin. LSE Review of Books (14 Jan 2014) Blog Entry.

Grant, Wyn (2012) Elected mayors: dead in the water. British Politics and Policy at LSE (18 May 2012) Blog Entry.

Grant, Wyn (2012) In May the UK’s biggest cities will vote on whether to directly elect mayors. The Warwick Commission investigates existing experience, both in Britain and overseas. British Politics and Policy at LSE (29 Feb 2012) Blog Entry.

Grant, Wyn (2011) The coalition plans to reinvigorate local political leadership in major cities with elected mayors: will local electorates say “Yes” this time? British Politics and Policy at LSE (29 Nov 2011) Blog Entry.

Hancock, Avery (2011) The threats to public libraries look overwhelming: yet both defensive mobilizations to resist cutbacks and pressures for innovations offer hope for radical improvements. British Politics and Policy at LSE (01 Feb 2011) Blog Entry.

Hill, Alastair (2013) Book review: Rethinking public service delivery. LSE Review of Books (05 Apr 2013) Blog Entry.

John, Peter (2012) Nudging citizens towards localism? Links between behaviour change and local action have not yet been thought through sufficiently. British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 May 2012) Blog Entry.

Johnson, Boris (2012) Boris Johnson: “I can see what needs to be done to secure London’s future”. British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Mar 2012) Blog Entry.

Jones, George W. (2011) Budget 2011: Government’s ‘pothole priority’ proves its lack of commitment to localism. British Politics and Policy at LSE (29 Mar 2011) Blog Entry.

Jones, George W. (2012) Elected mayors cannot deliver a localist revival. British Politics and Policy at LSE (20 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.

Jones, George W. and Stewart, John (2012) The national audit office should not be responsible for the audit of local authorities. British Politics and Policy at LSE (03 Aug 2012) Blog Entry.

Jones, Jenny (2012) Jenny Jones: “my vision for London is of a more sustainable, fairer and cleaner city”. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Mar 2012) Blog Entry.

Leontitsis, Vasilis (2012) Incomplete municipal government reforms and a lack of funding in Greece mean that Athens is still central to regional decision-making. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (14 Jun 2012) Blog Entry.

Livingstone, Ken (2012) Ken Livingstone: “Londoners need a city where they can make their home, feel safe and not be priced out”. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Mar 2012) Blog Entry.

Lodge, Guy (2011) Unlike the Scots and the Welsh, Londoners seem content with limited devolution and weak mayoral powers- at least, for now. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 Dec 2011) Blog Entry.

Marsh, Alex (2012) Bristol is the only city that voted for an elected mayor: it remains to be seen how relevant the office will be. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 May 2012) Blog Entry.

Morgan, Warren, Massie, Alex, Ali, Rushanara , Montgomerie, Tim and De Santos, Robbie (2013) Easy councils, green shoots and radical budgets: top 5 blogs you might have missed this week. British Politics and Policy at LSE (09 Feb 2013) Blog Entry.

Newburn, Tim (2012) Cameron’s crime speech was a delicate balancing act of burnishing the Prime Minister’s credibility and keeping as many key constituencies as possible onside whilst doing so. British Politics and Policy at LSE (24 Oct 2012) Blog Entry.

Newburn, Tim (2012) The London Mayoral election shows how politicians talk about crime-related issues and provides clues as to what we can expect from Police and Crime Commissioners. British Politics and Policy at LSE (26 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.

O'Brien, Paul (2012) Local authorities should be at the forefront of going green. This will see economic returns as well as environmental benefits. British Politics and Policy at LSE (19 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.

Overman, Henry G. (2012) Cities have largely rejected elected mayors: the focus should now be on further city deals. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 May 2012) Blog Entry.

Overman, Henry G. (2011) Government proposals that local councils can retain business rates will give incentives for growth, but with some funding inequalities across councils. British Politics and Policy at LSE (22 Jul 2011) Blog Entry.

Paddick, Brian (2012) Brian Paddick: “We need a serious Mayor to tackle the serious problems we face”. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Mar 2012) Blog Entry.

Page, Anne (2010) Spare the axe hanging over Regional Development Agencies. British Politics and Policy at LSE (09 Jun 2010) Blog Entry.

Rainford, Paul and Tinkler, Jane (2011) New ‘big society’ providers could deliver better local services, but there are grave concerns surrounding funding, accountability and citizen redress. British Politics and Policy at LSE (27 Jan 2011) Blog Entry.

Reeder, Neil (2013) What should local authorities do about the happiness debate? Guardian (22 Apr 2013) Opinion Piece.

Rutter, Jill and Marshall, Edward (2012) From Scottish devolution to the smoking ban and the national minimum wage, academic research has influenced successful policy across government. British Politics and Policy at LSE (11 Jan 2012) Blog Entry.

Salveson, Paul (2012) Regional government in the North could provide an answer to the ever widening social and economic divide in England. British Politics and Policy at LSE (15 Feb 2012) Blog Entry.

Spurrell, Dean (2012) Social media is an opportunity for local government communications. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.

Sweeting, David (2013) One year in, Bristol’s Mayoral experiment is making a difference to the city’s governance. Democratic Audit Blog (18 Nov 2013) Blog Entry.

Taylor-Robinson, David (2011) Bigger cuts to local authority budgets in the most deprived areas are likely to widen health inequalities. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 Apr 2011) Blog Entry.

Travers, Tony (2012) London’s choice of mayor will give a tantalising hint of which party will be favourites to win the next general election. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Mar 2012) Blog Entry.

Travers, Tony (2010) Now more than ever, London needs devolved control of its own public spending resources. British Politics and Policy at LSE (05 Jul 2010) Blog Entry.

Walker, David (2010) The coalition government’s Localism Bill is inconsistent and restrictive for local government: ministers are actually legislating for a confusing mix of new central controls and only minor local ‘freedoms’. British Politics and Policy at LSE (01 Dec 2010) Blog Entry.

Wilks-Heeg, Stuart (2012) The widespread rejection of elected city mayors is a spanner in the works for the government’s localism agenda. British Politics and Policy at LSE (05 May 2012) Blog Entry.

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