Presidentialism, Decentralization, and Distributive Politics in Latin America
Santos, Felipe Nunes dos
- Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
Political Science | Decentralization | Latin America | Presidentialism
My dissertation focuses on how presidents allocate discretionary funds to localities. I study national leaders who often face a dilemma about how to allocate limited distributional resources to their greatest political advantage. I argue that the president's resource al...