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Organizational Innovation in Public Services free pdf Reforming public services has become an integral part of instituting austerity measures as governments around the world struggle to balance the books in the wake of the financial crisis. Vital public services and government departments have been given the seemingly impossible task of delivering better services to the public while receiving less funding. This excellent and highly original collection brings together contributors from across the globe to explore and analyse innovational methods aimed at helping overburdened and under-funded public services cope with the demands of austerity and continue to deliver high quality services to the public. In the process this book develops new theoretical models and analyses case studies to provide an important and timely insight into how to reform public services across the globe.

About Pekka Valkama

Pekka Valkama is Research Director in the School of Management at the University of Tampere, Finland and Adjunct Professor in the Turku School of Economics at the University of Turku, Finland. He was also an expert member of the Finnish Market Court from 2003 until 2010. Stephen J. Bailey has undertaken public finance work for UK government departments, international organisations (OECD, Council of Europe, UN), professional bodies (CIPFA), trades unions (UNISON) and the Joseph Rowntree Foundation. His other Palgrave titles are Innovations in Financing Public Services, Strategic Public Finance, Public Sector Economics and Local Government Economics. Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko is an Adjunct Professor at the School of Management, University of Tampere, Finland. Anttiroiko's research areas include local governance, e-government, public sector innovations, and high-tech centre studies. He is a co-editor of Innovations in Public Governance (2011) and several other globally distributed books. He has memberships in editorial boards of several international journals.

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Author : Pekka Valkama
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 23 August 2013
ISBN : 1137011831
EAN : 9781137011831
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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