Pollitt (public management, Erasmus U., Rotterdam) and Bouckaert (public management, Katholieke Univeriteit Leuven, Belgium) examine key issues and themes crossnationally and internationally in public management and administration in Europe, North America, and Australasia. For the second edition the geographical coverage/comparison has been extended to now include Italy and Belgium. The text has been revised throughout and includes expanded treatment of the European Commission, further development of the authors' theoretical framework and interpretation of trends, and updated empirical data. For students, teachers, and researchers. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press, USA|
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About the Author
Christopher Pollitt is currently Professor of Public Management at Erasmus University, Rotterdam. He has worked in the UK Civil Service and as an academic and consultant. He was Professor of Government at Brunel University from 1990-8, President of the European Evaluation Society from 1995-7, and an advisor to the European Commission from 1996.