Organizational Innovation in Public Services: Forms and Governance

Organizational Innovation in Public Services: Forms and Governance

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ISBN-13: 9781349436514
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: Governance and Public Management
Edition description: 1st ed. 2013
Pages: 283
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko, University of Tampere, Finland
Anona Armstrong AM, College of Law and Justice, Victoria University Australia, Australia
Darinka Asenova, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
Stephen J. Bailey, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
Alex D. R. Corra, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Jacobus de Ridder, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Mel Evans, Middlesex University, London, UK
Giuseppe Grossi, Kristianstad University, Sweden
Paul Rainford, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Paul Roberts, Innovation Unit, UK
Anna Thomasson, Lund University, Sweden
Jane Tinkler, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Pekka Valkama, University of Tampere, Finland
Koen Verhoest, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Isabel Vidal, University of Barcelona, Spain
Peter Vincent-Jones, University of Sheffield, UK
Matthew S. Wood, Baylor University, USA

Table of Contents

List of Tables, Figures and Boxes Notes on Contributors 1. Contexts and Challenges of Organisational Innovation in Public Services 2. Supporting Organisational Innovation in the Public Sector: Creative Councils in England 3. Analysis Organisational Innovation in Public Services: Conceptual and Theoretical Issues 4. Agentifcation Processes and Agency Governance: Organisational Innovation at a Global Scale? 5. Corporatisation as Organisational Innovation 6. Mutulatisation and Public Services 7. Organisational Innovation in Public Procurement in Scotland: The Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) 8. Outsourcing Public Services: Process Innovation in Dutch Municipalities 9. Governance of Public Service Companies: Australian Cases and Examples 10. Governance of Social Enterprises as Producers of Public Services 11. Championing and Governing UK Public Service Mutuals 12. Improving Governance Arrangements for Academic Entrepreneurships 13. Governance and Accountability of Joint Ventures: A Swedish Case Study 14. Contractual Governance: A Social Learning Perspective 15. Lessons for the Governance of Organisational Innovations Index

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