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Improving Public Management - Metcalfe, Les, Dr., and Richards, Sue
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Since taking office in 1979, Mrs Thatcher's Conservative government has adopted an Efficiency Strategy, to reduce public spending and reform management in government. Metcalfe and Richards describe and assess the Efficiency Strategy as an exercise in improving public management. They explain how the strategy has gone about improving administrative performance by increasing cost-consciousness in the use of resources and creating flexibility for managing change. They analyse major themes such as decentralization, ...

Improving Public Management 1991, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780803984004

Revised edition


Improving Public Management 1987, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780803981034