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Emerging Markets Experience in Infrastructure Financing: Lessons for South African Local Government

Citation

Johnson, R. (1997). Emerging Markets Experience in Infrastructure Financing: Lessons for South African Local Government. RTP, NC: RTI International.

Abstract

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.