#CityReflections Singularities of Municipal Finance

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Author: Sameer Unhale
Published on: September, 2023
ISBN: 978-81-956403-3-1

Original price was: ₹699.00.Current price is: ₹599.00.


Singularities of Municipal Finances offers an in-depth exploration of municipal finances in India. Authored by a renowned urban policy expert, the book provides an exhaustive analysis of the complex financial structure of India’s municipal governments. Through a blend of empirical research, case studies, and policy insights, the book unveils the unique challenges and opportunities faced by urban local bodies in the world’s largest democracy. It delves into the historical evolution of municipal finances in India, tracing their origins to the colonial period and post-independence reforms. Readers gain a profound understanding of how fiscal decentralization has evolved over the decades, affecting the current fiscal landscape.

About the Author

Mr Sameer Unhale is the Visiting Senior Fellow at IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi. He is a Joint Commissioner, Department of Municipal Administration, Government of Maharashtra; and Urban Practitioner. He has also worked as Municipal Commissioner on multiple occasions, CEO of Smart City, and the State Mission Director of Central Urban Mission in Maharashtra. Contributed in academic, scientific, and literary domains.


Published by: ARJUN KUMAR
Publisher’s Address: Impact and Policy Research Institute OPC Private Limited, 4-C, K Block, Saket, New Delhi-110028
Printer Details: Printed in India by Impact and Policy Research Institute OPC Private Limited

1 review for #CityReflections Singularities of Municipal Finance

  1. Dr. Somnath Singh

    The book is quite useful to understand municipal’s finance ,challenges and the solution as well…Good work and guide for the municipal experts..

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