Public Administration & Public Management: The Principal-Agent Perspective
Routledge, 21/08/2006 - 304 من الصفحات
A perspective on the public sector that presents a concise and comprehensive analysis of exactly what it is and how it operates.
Governments in any society deliver a large number of services and goods to their populations. To get the job done, they need public management in order to steer resources – employees, money and laws – into policy outputs and outcomes. In well-ordered societies the teams who work for the state work under a rule-of-law framework, known as public administration. This book covers the key issues of:
Public Administration & Public Management is essential reading for those with professional and research interests in public administration and public management.
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... (efficiency) . What is new in this volume is the effort to base the understanding of government, its bureaux and agencies, as well as the state enterprises, upon game theory and the new economics of information, comprising inter alia the ...
... efficiency and fairness. It is both an empirical and a normative enterprise, as theories of public management try to explain alternative institutional arrangements in various countries but also state recommendations about management ...
... efficiency. However, in a narrow definition, NPM refers to a specific governance model that is entirely different ... efficiency, either as productivity (internal efficiency) or as effectiveness (external efficiency). • Customer service ...
... efficiency but also the cutting back of oversized programmes. Thus, all three parts of the public sector - allocation, redistribution and regulation - have come in for cut-back strategies. • Deregulation or reregulation: Traditional ...
... efficiency, as they mix rules and incentives in a more correct manner than traditional public administration. It remains to be discussed how the basic goal of rule of law in the public sector is to be satisfied by NPM in this narrow ...
The principalagent framework and the public sector
Public principals and their agents
The economic reasons for government
Public organisation incentives and rationality in government
legality and rule of law
the Cambridge and Chicago positions
Public teams are different from private teams
What is public management policy?
contracting in the public sector