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 published four times a year (in January, April, July, and October) by Institute for Local Self-Government and Public Procurement Maribor (Slovenia) and co-published by Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Trieste (Italy), Faculty of Law, University of Split (Croatia), Faculty of Law, University of Graz (Austria), Faculty of Law, University of Maribor (Slovenia) and Constitutional Law Institute Ljubljana (Slovenia). 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, CSA PAIS International, Academic's OneFile (Gale), ERIH Plus, International Political Science Abstracts, ProQuest, Scopus, International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ), International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS). Journal Metrics 2014: Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0,96 (Q2) (Law 100/291, Public Administration 28/85), SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0,233 (Q2) (Public Administration 76/109; Law 230/479), ISI Impact Factor: 0,704 (Q3) (Political Science 85/161, Public Administration 25/46).


Vol 13, No 3 (2015)

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Table of Contents

Conference Paper

Efficient Delivery of Local Public Services in Ethnically Fragmented Municipalities PDF
Marjan Nikolov, Giorgio Brosio 299-319
Project Management as a Tool for Fostering Cooperation Between Municipalities in Slovenia PDF
Igor Vrečko, Anja Žnidaršič, Jure Kovač 321-350
Late Payments and Ethics of Management: Possible Solutions for Local Economies PDF
Tanja Šalamon, Borut Milfelner, Jernej Belak 351-373
Beyond the Dichotomous Evaluation of the Public Value-PPP Relation: From PPP to PPX PDF
Herlin Chien 375-395
Application of the Public-Private Partnership Organizational Structure in the Improvement of Business Operations of Public Sector Enterprises in Serbia PDF
Sladjana Benkovic, Jovan Krivokapić, Miloš Milosavljević 397-417
Constitutional and Legal Foundations of Local Public Administration in Romania PDF
Mihai Cristian Apostolache, Mihaela Adina Apostolache 419-432
Fiscal Decentralisation and Ethnic Politics in Macedonia PDF
Aleksandra Maksimovska, Aleksandar Stojkov, Patrick Schmidt 433-451
Canons of Interpretation as Substitutes of Causation in the Public Administration’s Rulemaking PDF
Mirko Pečarič 453-483
The Supervision of Self-Government Bodies’ Regulations in Hungary PDF
István Hoffman, Krisztina Rozsnyai 485-502
A Fiscal Need Approach to Sub-National Fiscal Equalization. Application to the Case of Chile PDF
Leonardo E. Letelier S., Francisco Mesa 503-519
Co-creation in Local Public Services Delivery Innovation: Slovak Experience PDF
Beata Mikusova Merickova, Juraj Nemec, Mária Svidroňová 521-535
“Yes, we camp!”: Democracy in the Age Occupy PDF
Ziga Vodovnik, Andrej Grubacic 537-557
Considerations on the Effectiveness of Cross-Border Cooperation in Public Order and Civil Protection Services. The Case of the Romanian – Hungarian Border Area PDF
Daniel Badulescu, Alina Badulescu, Catalin-Adrian Bucur 559-578
Regional Performance Measurement of Healthcare Systems in the EU: A Non-parametric Approach PDF
Aleksander Aristovnik 579-593
Fiscal Decentralisation and Provision of Local Public Services in Selected EU Countries PDF
Martina Halásková, Renata Halaskova 595-613
The Salience of Local Urban Development in the Political Party Arena: A Longitudinal Analysis of Slovenian Parliamentary Party Programmes PDF
Matjaž Uršič, Alem Maksuti, Tomaž Deželan 615-638
Exploring Voluntary Tax Compliance Factors in Slovenia: Implications for Tax Administration and Policymakers PDF
Lidija Hauptman, Şevin Gürarda, Romana Korez-Vide 639-659
The Impact of Social and Economic Factors on the Academic Performance of Youth in Slovenia PDF
Stanka Setnikar Cankar, Franc Cankar, Tomi Deutsch, Veronika Petkovšek 661-679
Soft Law Instruments and their Use in Slovenian Local Self-Government PDF
Martina Repas 681-696
Direct Mayoral Elections in Slovenia and England: Traditions and Trends Compared PDF
Simona Kukovič, Colin Copus, Miro Haček, Alasdair Blair 697-718
Valuing Immovable Cultural Heritage as a Generator of Opportunities for the Revival of Local Identity PDF
Tjaša Ivanc, Jose Caramelo Gomes 719-740
Comparing and Measuring Subnational Autonomy across Three Continents PDF
Helder Ferreira Do Vale 741-764
Organizational Challenges of the (Local) Water Supply in the European Union Member States PDF
Aleš Ferčič, Rajko Knez 765-787
Cost Efficiency of Public Procurement at Local Level: Chances for Improvement of Local Self-government and Public Enterprises in Serbia PDF
Ondrej Jaško, Predrag Jovanović, Mladen Čudanov 789-807
The Constitutional Basis of Local Democracy PDF
Franc Grad, Igor Kaučič 809-825
International Aspects of Fiscal Convergences on Regional and Local Level PDF
Borut Vojinović, Mariusz Próchniak Próchniak, Žan Jan Oplotnik 827-847
New Metropolitan Regime of Turkey: Authoritarian Urbanization via (Local) Governmental Restructuring PDF
Ayten Alkan 849-877
The Right of the Minorities to Participate in the Public Life on Local Level: The Case of Republic of Macedonia in the Framework of the EU Policy of ‘Regional Approach’ PDF
Melina Grizo, Jovan Ananiev, Zaneta Poposka 879-895


ISSN: 1581-5374