Governing By Contract: Challenges and Opportunities For Public Managers / Edition 1

Governing By Contract: Challenges and Opportunities For Public Managers / Edition 1

by Phillip Cooper
     
 

ISBN-10: 156802620X

ISBN-13: 9781568026206

Pub. Date: 07/01/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Cooper (political science, University of Vermont) considers the role of contracts in the relationships between governmental organizations and other agencies, communities, nonprofit groups, and private firms. Instead of debating the merits of privatization, he offers guidance on forming, operating, terminating, and transforming contracts amidst the complexities of…  See more details below

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Cooper (political science, University of Vermont) considers the role of contracts in the relationships between governmental organizations and other agencies, communities, nonprofit groups, and private firms. Instead of debating the merits of privatization, he offers guidance on forming, operating, terminating, and transforming contracts amidst the complexities of inter-governmental relations. Chapters focus on criteria and trade-offs, agreement and authority, integration, operations, separation and transformation, and capacity building. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568026206
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/01/2002
Series:
Public Affairs and Policy Administration Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
210
Sales rank:
897,506
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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