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Decentralization, political competition and corruption
We study the effect of decentralization on corruption in a political agency model from the perspective of a region. In a model where corruption opportunities are lower under centralization at each period of time, ...
Decentralization and equity
Decentralized reinforcement learning applied to mobile robots
In this paper, decentralized reinforcement learning is applied to a control problem with a multidimensional action space. We propose a decentralized reinforcement learning architecture for a mobile robot, where the individual ...
Decentralization and corruption: evidence from primary health-care programmes
(ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTDABINGDON, 2012)
The aim of this article is to evaluate whether there is an association between decentralization and corruption. In order to do so we analyse Brazilian health-care programmes that are run locally. To construct objective ...
Do more decentralized local governments do better? an evaluation of the 2001 decentralization reform in Colombia
(Universidad del RosarioFacultad de Economía, 2010)
The decentralization of primary public schools in Brazil: an empirical analysis of the educational performance after the implementation of FUNDEF
(Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 2015)