This paper examines the importance of urban development to overall economic development, considers how urban governments finance and manage urban services, and then discusses the issues, constraints, and lessons learned so far in new mechanisms for financing urban services, and likely directions for infrastructure financing.
Emerging Markets Experience in Infrastructure Financing
Lessons for South African Local Government
Johnson, R. (1997). Emerging Markets Experience in Infrastructure Financing: Lessons for South African Local Government. RTP, NC: RTI International.