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Outsourcing State and Local Government Services: Decision-making Strategies ...

John O'Looney - Business & Economics - 1998 - 244 pages
Should we be doing everything ourselves, or might it be better to contract some tasks out to others? Could they do them better and cheaper than we can? More and more state and ...
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Managing America's Small Communities: People, Politics, and Performance

David H. Folz, Edward P. French - Political Science - 2005 - 192 pages
Managing America's Small Communities charts several key aspects of the largely unexamined world of small city management. This book describes the democraphic trends, structural ...
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County Government: A Guide to Efficient and Accountable Government

Frank J. Coppa - Political Science - 2000 - 199 pages
Examines the status and functions of county government and sets forth a case study of charter revision.
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Contracting Out Government Services

Paul Seidenstat - Business & Economics - 1999 - 255 pages
Analyzes contracting out, the most widely used method of privatization, through the prism of economics.
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In Pursuit of Performance: Management Systems in State and Local Government

Patricia W. Ingraham - Political Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Based on five years of extensive research by the Government Performance Project, this volume offers a comprehensive analysis of how government managers and elected officials ...
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Managing Local Government Services: A Practical Guide

Carl W. Stenberg - Business & Economics - 2007 - 459 pages
Managing Local Government Services, 3rd ed. is a comprehensive text on the subject of local government services relevant to local governments of all sizes. This edition is ...
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Elements of Effective Governance: Measurement, Accountability and Participation

Kathe Callahan - Political Science - 2006 - 360 pages
Elements of Effective Governance: Measurement, Accountability and Participation is one of the first books to explore the relationship between accountability, government ...
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Public Management Reform : A Comparative Analysis: A Comparative Analysis

Christopher Pollitt, Geert Bouckaert - Business & Economics - 1999 - 328 pages
In this major new contribution to a rapidly expanding field, the authors offer an integrated analysis of the wave of management reforms which have swept through so many ...
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The Urban West: Managing Growth and Decline

James Benjamin Weatherby, Stephanie L. Witt - Political Science - 1994 - 154 pages
A study of how cities in the western US have struggled for a measure of self-government against the constitutional constraints that make them cogs in an intergovernmental ...
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Making Government Work: Lessons from America's Governors and Mayors

Paul J. Andrisani, Simon Hakim, Eva Leeds - Political Science - 2000 - 245 pages
The role of government, particularly at the state and local levels, has evolved dramatically over recent years. In Making Government Work, a bipartisan collection of the nation ...
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