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Government agencies, practices and lessons from 30 countries, edited by Koen Verhoest ... [et al.]

Label
Government agencies, practices and lessons from 30 countries, edited by Koen Verhoest ... [et al.]
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-466) and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Government agencies
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
748328872
Responsibility statement
edited by Koen Verhoest ... [et al.]
Series statement
Public sector organizations
Sub title
practices and lessons from 30 countries
Summary
"This book describes and compares how semi-autonomous agencies are created and governed by 30 governments. It leads practitioners and researchers through the crowded world of agencies, describing their tasks, autonomy, control and history. Evidence-based lessons and recommendations are formulated to improve agencification policies in post-NPM times. "-- Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
PART I: AGENCIFICATION AS A GLOBAL PHENOMENON -- Introduction ; K. Verhoest & S. Van Thiel -- Comparing Agencies across Countries ; S. Van Thiel -- PART II: AGENCIFICATION IN DIFFERENT POLITICO-ADMINISTRATIVE TRADITIONS -- Section 2.1 Agencification in Anglo-American countries -- Australia ; C. Aulich & R. Wettenhall -- Ireland ; M. MacCarthaigh & R. Boyle -- New Zealand ; R. Gregory -- United Kingdom ; O. James, A. Moseley, N. Petrovsky & G. Boyne -- United States ; B.G. Peters -- Comparing Agencification in Anglo-American Countries ; J. Halligan & O. James -- Section 2.2 Agencification in Latin Countries -- Belgium ; K. Verhoest, S. Demuzere & J. Rommel -- France ; F. Lafarge -- Italy ; E. Ongaro, D. Galli, D. Barbieri & P. Fedele -- Spain ; S. Parrado -- Portugal ; S. Mendes, P. Gomes & J.F. Araújo -- Comparing Agencification in Latin Countries ; S. Parrado, E. Ongaro & K. Verhoest -- Section 2.3 Agencification in Continental Countries -- Austria ; G. Hammerschmid, A. Krischok & K. Steigenberger -- Germany ; T. Bach -- Netherlands ; K. Yesilkagit & S. Van Thiel -- Switzerland ; R. Steiner & E. Huber -- Comparing Agencification in Continental Countries ; T. Bach & E. Huber -- Section 2.4 Agencification in Nordic Countries -- Denmark ; M.B. Hansen & V.N. Andersen -- Finland ; A. Salminen, O.P. Viinama ; ki & J. Sokisuu -- Norway ; P.Lægreid, P.G. Roness & K. Rubecksen -- Sweden ; B. Niklasson -- Comparing Agencification in Nordic Countries ; M.B. Hansen, P. Edited by Koen Verhoest Associate Professor at the Public Management Institute, CatholicUniversity of Leuven Sandra van Thiel Associate ProfessorPublic Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam Geert Bouckaert Professor at the Public Management Institute, Catholic University of Leuven Per Lægreid Professor at the Department of Administration and Organization Theory, University of Bergen ; greid, J. Pierre & A. Salminen -- Section 2.5 Agencification in CEE Countries -- Croatia ; I. Kopric & A. Musa -- Estonia ; K. Sarapuu -- Hungary ; G. Hajnal -- Lithuania ; V. Nakrosis & Z. Martinaitis -- Romania ; C. Hintea, A.E. Hudrea & D.O. Balica -- Slovakia ; J. Nemec -- Comparing Agencification in CEE Countries ; T. Randma-Liiv, V. Nakrosis & G. Hajnal -- Section 2.6 Agencification in Eastern and African Countries -- Hong Kong ; M. Painter -- Israel ; D. Levi-Faur & S. Livshitz -- Tanzania ; A. Sulle -- Pakistan ; M.Z.I. Jadoon, N. Jabeen & A. Rizwan -- Thailand ; B. Bowornwathana -- Comparing Agencification in Eastern and African Countries ; M. Painter -- Section 2.7 Agencification at Supranational Level -- EU-Level Agencies ; E. Ongaro, D. Barbieri, N. Belle ; & P. Fedele -- PART III: CURRENT CHALLENGES IN AGENCIFICATION IN EUROPE AND BEYOND -- Agencification in Europe and Beyond: Lessons Learned and Ways Forward ; S.van Thiel, K. Verhoest, G. Bouckaert & P. Laegreid
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