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The public productivity and performance handbook, edited by Marc Holzer and Andrew Ballard

Summary
"A productive society is dependent upon high-performing government. This Public Performance and Productivity Handbook, Third Edition includes chapters from leading scholars, consultants, and practitioners to explore all of the core elements of improvement. Completely revised and focused on best practice, the handbook comprehensively explores managing for high performance, measurement and analysis, costs and finances, human resources, and cutting-edge organizational tools. Its coverage of new and systematic management approaches and well-defined measurement systems provides guidance for organizations of all sizes to improve productivity and performance. The contributors discuss such topics as accountability, organizational effectiveness after budget cuts, the complementary roles of human capital and 'big data,' and how to teach performance management in the classroom and in public organizations. The Public Performance and Productivity Handbook, Third Edition is required reading for all public administration practitioners, as well as for students and scholars interested in the state of the public performance and productivity field"--, Provided by publisher
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
Third edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (553 pages).
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781003178859

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