What Is the Relationship Between Governance Capacity and Decentralization?

  • Evrim Tan
Part of the Public Sector Organizations book series (PSO)


This chapter presents the findings and models explaining the relationship between decentralization and governance capacity in Turkish local government. The chapter starts with presenting the methodological choices and operationalization of key variables used in the analysis. The chapter tests the hypotheses on the relationship between governance capacities and decentralization, and interprets the findings to address the research questions.


Regression analysis Comparative case in Turkish local government 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Evrim Tan
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  1. 1.University of LeuvenLeuvenBelgium

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