Accession Number : ADA956149

Title :   The Response of State Government Receipts to Economic Fluctuations and the Allocation of Counter-Cyclical Revenue Sharing Grants.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Vogel, Robert C. ; Trost, Robert P.

Report Date : DEC 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : This paper estimates the responsiveness of receipts of 49 state governments to fluctuations in economic activity. The concluding sections uses these estimates to evaluate the allocation of counter-cyclical revenue sharing grants among states and makes some suggestions for improvements in the allocating formula.... Allocations, Cycles, Econometrics, Economics, Grants, Local government, State government, Revenue sharing, Unemployment.

Descriptors :   *ALLOCATIONS, *ECONOMETRICS, *LOCAL GOVERNMENT, *REVENUE SHARING, *STATE GOVERNMENT, CYCLES, ECONOMICS, ESTIMATES, GRANTS, UNEMPLOYMENT, REPRINTS.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE