Beyond Privatization: The Tools of Government Action / Edition 1

Beyond Privatization: The Tools of Government Action / Edition 1

by Lester M. Salamon
     
 

This is the first book to address, within a common analytical framework, the numerous instruments or tools the public sector uses to carry out its objectives. Each has its own characteristics and consequences for program operations. Many problems attributed to poor management of public programs are really a consequence of the choice of tool that is made. Must reading… See more details below

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This is the first book to address, within a common analytical framework, the numerous instruments or tools the public sector uses to carry out its objectives. Each has its own characteristics and consequences for program operations. Many problems attributed to poor management of public programs are really a consequence of the choice of tool that is made. Must reading for those who seek to understand not only how public programs work, but also how they should be designed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877664543
Publisher:
Urban Institute Press
Publication date:
01/01/1989
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
284

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