The Fiscal and Budgetary Environment||1|
|Historical Developments in Local Government||2|
|Structures, Roles and Relationships||21|
The Conservative Agenda||29|
|Conservative Strategy and Local Government||35|
The Control of Local Expenditure||38|
|The Local Expenditure Network||38|
|Constraining Current Spending||42|
|Cutting Capital Spending||52|
|Reshaping the Finance of Housing||57|
The Reform of Local Taxation||63|
|Paying for Local Government||63|
|The Objectives of Reform||68|
|The Changing Pattern of Taxation||77|
|Consumption of Services||83|
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Book title: From Rates to the Poll Tax:Local Government Finance in the Thatcher Era.
Contributors: Arthur Midwinter - Author, Claire Monaghan - Author.
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press.
Place of publication: Edinburgh.
Publication year: 1993.
Page number: iii.
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