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Administrative reforms and democratic governance, edited by Jean-Michel Eymeri-Douzans and Jon Pierre

Summary
After a quarter of a century of implementation of New Public Management (NPM) reform strategies, this book assesses the major real outcomes of these reforms on states and public sectors, at both the organisational level and a more political level
Table Of Contents
1. Npm Reforms Legacy: A Common Praxeologic, A Variety Of Acclimatizations, A Renewed Bureaucratization / Jon Pierre / Jean-Michel Eymeri-Douzans -- 2.Has NPM A Trust Problem? Public Sector Incentive Systems In Japan, Korea, Spain And Sweden / Jean-Michel Eymeri-Douzans -- 3.Administrative Reforms And The Complexification Of Competencies Requested From Civil Servants: The Case Of Norway / Carl Dahlström / Victor Lapuente -- 4.The Un-Politics Of New Public Management In Ireland / Tom Christensen / Per Lægreid -- 5.Shifting Discourses, Steady Learning And Sedimentation: The German Reform Trajectory In The Long Run / Muiris MacCarthaigh / Niamh Hardiman -- 6.The Rise Of Managerialism As A Result Of Bureaucratic Strategies And Power Games: The Case Of France / Julia Fleischer / Werner Jann -- 7.Beyond The Reforms: Changing Senior Civil Service Leadership In The European Commission / Julie Gervais -- 8.Bureaucracy And Democracy: Towards Result-Based Legitimacy? / Anchrit Wille -- 9.Contending Models Of Administrative Reform: The New Public Management Versus The New Weberianism / B. Guy Peters -- 10.Markets, Morality And Democratic Governance: Insights From The United Kingdom / Jon Pierre / Bo Rothstein -- 11.Reforming The State In France: From Public Service To Public Management? / Matthew Flinders -- 12.Assessing The Impact Of Administrative Reforms On Democratic Governance: The Case Of Accountability In Switzerland / Alistair Cole -- 13.Administrative Reform And The Quality Of Governance In Post-Socialist States: Total Quality Management Tools In Slovenia / Aurélien Buffat / Blaise Larpin -- 14.Transforming Governance Through Administrative Reforms In Emerging Countries: Mexico, South Korea And Turkey / Simona Kustec Lipicer / Polonca Kovac
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 243 p.) :, ill.
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780415557214

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