Revenue Sharing and the City

By Walter W. Heller; Richard Ruggles et al. | Go to book overview

PREFACE

This volume is the product of a conference session that "took off" and developed a life of its own.

Revenue sharing was one of thirteen topics covered by a conference on Issues in Urban Economics, sponsored by the Committee on Urban Economics of Resources for the Future, Inc.* In selecting a single policy issue for concentrated attention among

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The Committee on Urban Economics, established in 1959 to advance the field of urban economics through fellowships, research grants and conferences, has been supported by grants from the Ford Foundation. Its membership includes economists and other social scientists from universities and research organizations who have been involved in the analysis of urban problems for many years: Harold J. Barnett, Washington University; Donald J. Bogue, University of Chicago; Alan K. Campbell, Syracuse University; F. Stuart Chapin, Jr., University of North Carolina; Joseph L. Fisher, Resources for the Future, Inc.; Lyle C. Fitch, Institute of Public Administration; William L. Garrison, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle; Walter W. Heller, University of Minnesota; Werner Z. Hirsch, University of California, Los Angeles; Edgar M. Hoover, University of Pittsburgh; Eric E. Lampard, University of Wisconsin; Julius Margolis, Stanford University; Selma J. Mushkin, George Washington University-Council of State Governments; Richard Ruggles, Yale University; Howard G. Schaller, Indiana University; Wilbur R. Thompson, Wayne State University; Arthur M. Weimer, Indiana University; Lowdon Wingo, Jr., Resources for the Future, Inc.; Harvey S. Perloff, Resources for the Future, Inc. (Chairman).

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Preface vii
  • I THE PAPERS 1
  • A SYMPATHETIC REAPPRAISAL OF REVENUE SHARING 3
  • THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND FEDERALISM 39
  • II THE DISCUSSION 73
  • REFLECTIONS ON THE CASE FOR THE HELLER PLAN 75
  • FEDERAL GRANTS TO CITIES, DIRECT AND INDIRECT 92
  • COMMENTS ON BLOCK GRANTS TO THE STATES 100
  • REBUTTAL COMMENTS 107
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