Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government

Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government is an international journal for the study of the politics, administration and management of local affairs. The journal publishes articles which contribute to the better understanding and practice of local self-government and public administration and which are of interest to scholars, policy analysts, policymakers and practitioners. The focus of the journal is on the critical analysis of developments in local governance throughout the world. Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government provides a unique forum for the consideration of all issues related to sub-national levels of government. Articles appearing in Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government are abstracted and indexed in Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), CSA Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, Current Geographical Publications, Academic's OneFile (Gale), International Political Science Abstracts, ProQuest, Scopus, International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ), International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS). Journal Metrics: Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1,06 (Law 99/291, Public Administration 25/85), SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0,228 (Public Administration 71/113; Law 258/458), ISI Impact Factor: 0,600 (Political Science 91/156, Public Administration 25/46).

Vol 12, No 3 (2014)

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Table of Contents


Level and Determinants of Regional Taxes in Croatia PDF
Mihaela Bronic, Josip Franić 329-348
Enhancing Cross-Border Cooperation through Local Actors’ Involvement. The Case of Tourism Cooperation in Bihor (Romania) – Hajdú-Bihar (Hungary) Euroregion PDF
Alina Badulescu, Daniel Badulescu, Afrodita Borma 349-371
The Shaping of Local Self-Government and Economic Development through City Strategic Planning: A Case Study PDF
Ángel Iglesias Alonso 373-391
The Changes of the Roles of the Hungarian Counties: Towards a One and a Half-Tier System? PDF
István Hoffman 393-415
Productivity Changes in Slovenian Urban Municipalities PDF
Primož Pevcin 417-429
The Economics of Waste Management: Evidence from the Czech Republic and Slovakia PDF
Beata Mikusova Merickova, Juraj Nemec, Jana Soukopova 431-449
Reinventing Modern European Industrial Policy – A Regional Response to the Crisis PDF
Matjaz Nahtigal 451-465
Decentralization of Educational System and its Impact on Local Self-Government in Slovakia PDF
Jaroslav Mihalik, Daniel Klimovský 467-480
Improving Tax Administration's Services as a Factor of Tax Compilance: The Case of Tax Audit PDF
Lidija Hauptman, Mirjana Horvat, Romana Korez-Vide 481-501
Autonomy of Public Sector Investments in the Light of the Free Movement of Capital in the EU PDF
Janja Hojnik 503-518
Efficiency of the R&D Sector in the EU-27 at the Regional Level: An Application of DEA PDF
Aleksander Aristovnik 519-531
The Electoral (Dis)Advantage of the Independent Candidates in Different Electoral System (Comparative Study of Slovak and Czech Local Election) PDF
Viera Žubrova, Annmarie Gorenc Zoran, Lucija Mulej Mlakar 533-546
Capacity of Local Development Planning in Slovenia: Strengths and Weaknesses of Local Sustainable Development Strategies PDF
Tomaž Deželan, Alem Maksuti, Matjaž Uršič 547-573
Participation and Anti-Discrimination Based Local Strategic Documents – Case of Macedonian Municipalities PDF
Jovan Ananiev, Zaneta Poposka 575-590
Dual Legitimacy in the Development of the Network City - A Case Study of Kaohsiung City Council PDF
Da-Chi Liao, Hsin-Che Wu, Chen-Hsun Li 591-621
Impacts of Decentralization on the Local Government Expenditures and Public Services in the EU Countries PDF
Martina Halásková, Renata Halaskova 623-642
Inter-Municipal Cooperation in Lithuania and Slovakia: Does Size Structure Matter? PDF
Daniel Klimovský, Oksana Mejere, Jurgita Mikolaityte, Uroš Pinterič, Diana Saparniene 643-658
A Case Study on Local Initiatives and Questions of National Resources PDF
Lucija Mulej Mlakar, Annmarie Gorenc Zoran, Jaroslav Mihalik 659-669
Cost-efficiency of Drinking Water Supply: Benchmarking Case Study from Slovenia PDF
Bojan Gašperin, Anja Žnidaršič, Aleš Novak 671-694
Determinants of users’ willingness to contribute to safe water provision in rural Uganda PDF
Resty Naiga, Marianne Penker 695-714
Placebo Effect PDF
Slavko Krajnc, Borut Holcman 715-730
Territorial Changes to Municipalities and Inter-Municipal Cooperation: A Comparative Overview and Orientations for Slovenia PDF
Iztok Rakar, Bojan Tičar, Maja Klun 731-748

ISSN: 1581-5374