The editors have cast these varied contributions within the framework of "the New Public Management", whose main elements are: (1) reverting to core functions; (2) devolving authority and decentralizing; (3) "rightsizing", or limiting the size and scope of government; (4) restoring civil society; (5) adopting market principles; (6) managing for results, satisfying citizens, and holding government accountable; (7) empowering employees, citizens, and communities; and (8) introducing e-government and modern technology.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 222
Weight: 760 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 12 mm
Edition: 2002 ed.