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The relationship between central and local government: international comparisons

The Committee has previously looked at the role of local government in England in its Report on Prospects for codifying the relationship between central and local government, published in January 2013. To follow up on that work, the Committee held a one-off session to look at arrangements for local government in Sweden.

Witnesses

Thursday 23 January 2014, Wilson Room, Portcullis House

  • Lars Andersson, Chairman, Mårten Andersson Productions
  • Sören Häggroth, former Swedish State Secretary at the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of the Interior

Slide presentation on Swedish local authorities (PDF PDF 731 KB)

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