The political economy of public sector governance

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This book provides a general, nontechnical introduction to core ideas in positive political theory as they apply to public management and policy. Anthony Michael Bertelli helps readers understand public-sector governance arrangements and their implications for public management practice policy outcomes. By offering a framework that applies to specific administrative tasks, The Political Economy of Public Sector Governance allows readers to think clearly about many aspects of the modern administrative state and how they fit into a larger project of governance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages208
ISBN (Electronic)9781139018982
ISBN (Print)9780521517829
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012


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