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Christopher Pollitt ... [et al.]. 2004 .

1. Agencies : the context -- 2. Modern agencies - the ideal type -- 3. Finland -- 4. Netherlands -- 5. Sweden -- 6. United Kingdom -- 7. Prisons -- 8. Meteorology -- 9. Forestry -- 10. Social security -- 11. Conclusions.
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Gianpaolo Baiocchi, Patrick Heller, and Marcelo K. Silva. 2011 .

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, 1971-

Despite increasing interest in how involvement in local government can improve governance and lead to civic renewal, questions remain about participation's real impact. This book investigates participatory budgeting--a mainstay now of World Bank, UNDP, and USAID development…
Gianpaolo Baiocchi, Patrick Heller, and Marcelo K. Silva. 2011 .

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, 1971-

1. Civil Society and the Local State: Toward a Relational Framework -- 2. Emergence of Local Democracy in Brazil -- 3. Assessing the Impact of Participatory Budgeting -- 4. Representation by Design -- 5. Making Space for Civil Society.
edited by Brian Levy and Sahr Kpundeh. 2004 .

Governance and economic development in Africa : meeting the challenge of capacity building / Brian Levy -- Comparative experience with public service reform in Ghana, Tanzania, and Zambia / Mike Stevens and Stefanie Teggemann…
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James Q. Wilson. 1989 .

Wilson, James Q.

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John D. Donahue and Richard J. Zeckhauser ; with a foreword by Stephen Breyer. 2011 .

Donahue, John D.

note: pt. I Promise and Problems of Collaboration -- ch. 1 Private Roles for Public Goals -- ch. 2 Rationales and Reservations -- ch. 3 Delegator's Dilemma -- pt. II Rationales---More, Better, or Both -- ch. 4 Collaboration for Productivity -- ch. 5 Collaboration for Information…
Patrick Barron, Rachael Diprose, Michael Woolcock. 2011 .

Barron, Patrick, 1977-

This pathbreaking book grapples with an established reality: well-intentioned international development programs often generate local conflict, some of which escalates to violence. To understand how such conflicts can be managed peacefully, the authors have undertaken a…
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Diane Ravitch. 2016 .

Ravitch, Diane,

Award-winning author, public intellectual, and former Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch critiques a lifetime's worth of school reforms and reveals the simple--yet difficult--truth about how we can create actual change in public schools.
Merilee S. Grindle. 2004 .

Grindle, Merilee Serrill.

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12. Economics of the public sector Book , Print in English
Joseph E. Stiglitz. 2000 .

Stiglitz, Joseph E.

Part 1. Introduction -- 1. Public Sector in a Mixed Economy -- Economic Role of Government -- What or Who is the Government? -- Thinking Like a Public Sector Economist -- Disagreements Among Economists -- 2. Public Sector in the United States -- Types of Government Activity…
Moisés Naím. 2013 .

Naím, Moisés.

Argues that the leaders of today actually have less power than ever before, discussing the changing nature of leadership and the modern dynamics of power.
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Ronald N. Johnson and Gary D. Libecap. 1994 .

Johnson, Ronald N.

1. The "Problem of Bureaucracy" -- 2. Replacing Political Patronage with Merit: The Roles of the President and the Congress in the Origins of the Federal Civil Service System…
Ashraf Ghani, Clare Lockhart. 2008 .

Ghani, Ashraf, 1949-

Pt. 1. Defining the Context -- 1. Creeping "Sovereignty Gap" -- 2. Reversing History -- 3. Webs and Flows of Cooperation -- 4. Failed Politics -- 5. Promises and Perils of Aid -- Pt. 2. Defining the State for the Twenty-First Century…
Daniel P. Carpenter. 2001 .

Carpenter, Daniel P., 1967-

Entrepreneurship, networked legitimacy, and autonomy -- The clerical state: obstacles to bureaucratic autonomy in nineteenth-century America -- The Railway Mail, Comstockery, and the waning of the old postal regime, 1862-94…
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John Micklethwait & Adrian Wooldridge. 2014 .

Micklethwait, John,

"From the bestselling authors of The Right Nation, a visionary argument that our current crisis in government is nothing less than the fourth radical transition in the history of the nation-state. Dysfunctional government: It's become a cliche. And most of us are resigned to the…
Yuval Levin. 2017 .

Levin, Yuval,

Introduction -- Part I: Out of one, many -- 1. Blinded by nostalgia -- 2. The age of conformity -- 3. The age of frenzy -- 4. The age of anxiety -- Part II: The next America -- 5. The unbundled market -- 6. Subculture wars -- 7. One nation, after all…
20. Government at a Glance Journal/Newspaper , Online in English
2009 .
Published every two years, Government at a Glance provides indicators that compare the political and institutional frameworks of government across OECD countries as well as government revenues and expenditures, employment, and compensation. It also includes…
Merilee S. Grindle. 2012 .

Grindle, Merilee Serrill.

"Grindle looks at the histories of public sector reform in six developed countries and compares them with contemporary struggles for reform in four Latin American countries. A historical, case-based approach allows her to take into account contextual differences between countries…
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Barbara Bruns, Deon Filmer, and Harry Anthony Patrinos. 2011 .

Bruns, Barbara.

ch. 1 Motivation and Framework -- Service Delivery Failure in the Developing World -- Three Core Strategies for More Accountable Education Systems -- Accountability and Evidence -- Notes -- References -- ch. 2 Information for Accountability…
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Haroon Bhorat, Alan Hirsch, Ravi Kanbur, and Mthuli Ncube. 2015 .

In 1994 South Africa saw the end of apartheid. The new era of political freedom was seen as the foundation for economic prosperity and inclusion. The last two decades have seen mixed results. Economic growth has been volatile. While inequalities in public services have been…
Francis Fukuyama. 2014 .

Fukuyama, Francis.

"The second volume of the bestselling landmark work on the history of the modern state Writing in The Wall Street Journal, David Gress called Francis Fukuyama's Origins of Political Order "magisterial in its learning and admirably immodest in its ambition." In The New York Times…
Gianpaolo Baiocchi and Ernesto Ganuza. 2017 .

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, 1971-

"Local participation is the new democratic imperative. In the United States, three-fourths of all cities have developed opportunities for citizen involvement in strategic planning. The World Bank has invested $85 billion over the last decade to support community participation…
Acknowledgments; One. The Participation Age; Two. The New Spirit of Government; Three. The Global Spread of Participation; Four. The Rhetoric of Emancipation: Córdoba, Spain; Five. A Government Closer to the People: Chicago, Illinois; Six. The Utopian Undercurrent o…
Dale Russakoff. 2016 .

Russakoff, Dale,

"Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Christie, and Cory Booker were ready to reform our failing schools. They got an education. When Mark Zuckerberg announced in front of a cheering Oprah audience his $100 million pledge to transform the Newark Schools -- and to solve the education crisis in…
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Christopher Pollitt and Geert Bouckaert. 2004 .

Pollitt, Christopher.

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Lant Pritchett. 2013 .

Pritchett, Lant,

1. Schooling Goals versus Education Goals -- 2. More Schooling Alone Won't Necessarily Give an Education -- 3. More of the Same Is Just More of the Same -- 4. Camouflage of the Spider and Dangers of Centralized School Systems -- 5. Why Spiders Came to Dominate Schooling…
34. Rebirth of Education: Schooling Ain't Learning Book , Online in English
Despite great progress around the world in getting more kids into schools, too many leave without even the most basic skills. In India's rural Andhra Pradesh, for instance, only about one in twenty children in fifth grade can perform basic arithmetic.The problem is that schooling…
Diane Ravitch. 2014 .

Ravitch, Diane,

"From the former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, "whistleblower extraordinaire" (The Wall Street Journal), one of the foremost authorities on education and the history of education in the United States, author of the best-selling The Death and Life of the Great American…
Charles Kenny. 2017 .

Kenny, Charles,

1. The two problems of corruption and poor governance -- 2. Measuring what wants to be hidden -- 3. Development predestinationism -- 4. Improving institutions -- 5. Practical policymaking for donors -- 6. Reimagining the development dialogue.
Francis Fukuyama. 2004 .

Fukuyama, Francis.

The missing dimensions of stateness -- Weak states and the black hole of public administration -- Weak states and international legitimacy -- Smaller but stronger.
Wendy Brown. 2015 .

Brown, Wendy, 1955-

NEOLIBERAL REASON AND POLITICAL LIFE -- I. Undoing Democracy: Neoliberalism's Remaking of State and Subject -- II. Foucault's Birth of Biopolitics Lectures: Charting Neoliberal Political Rationality -- III. Revising Foucault: Homo Politicus and Homo Oeconomicus…
by Wendy Brown. 2015 .

Brown, Wendy, 1955-

Undoing democracy : neoliberalism's remaking of state and subject -- Foucault's birth of biopolitics lectures : the distinctiveness of neoliberal rationality -- Revising Foucault : homo politicus and homo oeconomicus…
Brian Levy. 2014 .

Levy, Brian, 1954-

This text directs attention away from unattainable 'good governance', and towards 'with-the-grain' institutional reforms that can initiate and sustain development momentum. It shows how to find a 'good fit' between country context and governance reform - with virtuous circles of…
Brian Levy. 2014 .

Levy, Brian, 1954-

The search for a useful development paradigm -- Constructing a typology -- The edge of chaos -- The dominant trajectory in action -- Personalized competition in action -- Virtuous circles in action -- Patterns of governance and growth…
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World Bank 1997 .
This is the twentieth in the annual series assessing major development issues. The report is devoted to the role and effectiveness of the state: what it should do, how it should do it, and how it can improve in a rapidly changing world. Governments with both centrally-planned and…
World Bank 2003 .
Too often, services fail poor people-in access, in quality, and in affordability. But the fact that there are striking examples where basic services such as water, sanitation, health, education, and electricity do work for poor people means that governments and citizens can do a…
2017 .
Why are carefully designed, sensible policies too often not adopted or implemented? When they are, why do they often fail to generate development outcomes such as security, growth, and equity? And why do some bad policies endure? World Development Report 2017: Governance and the…