Public ownership & nationalization

    Managing Health and Wellbeing in the Public Sector

    By Cary L. Cooper

    Paperback £23.68

    As governments throughout the world experience increasing fiscal challenges, the pressures on public sectors to streamline services and harness technological advances is unprecedented. Many have undergone huge budgetary cuts as a result, but what are the effects of this intense organisational change on such a large and varied workforce? And...

    Governing Hybrid Organisations

    By Jan-Erik Johanson

    Paperback £33.02

    Intuitively, organisations can easily be categorised as `public' or `private'. However, this book questions such a black and white dichotomy between public and private, and seeks a deeper understanding of hybrid organisations. These organisations can be found at micro, meso and macro levels of societal activity, consisting of networks between...

    Public Sector Revenue

    By Alberto Asquer

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    In this time of acute financial pressure on public budgets, there is an increasing interest worldwide in alternative ways for governments to raise money, and how public authorities can develop the capacity to administer revenues efficiently and effectively. Taxation, the primary source of public revenue, is exposed to various threats,...

    Marketing Management and Communications in the Public Sector

    By Martial Pasquier

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Revised edition of the authors' Marketing management and communications in the public sector, 2012.

    Perils of Un-Coordinated Healthcare

    By Patricia W. Morrill

    Paperback Save £2.19 = £32.80

    Despite its frequency and its potential severity, preventable medical harm is still prominent in American hospitals and continues to put an alarming amount of lives at risk, being the third leading cause of death in the United States. Even some of the most commonly performed surgeries, such as knee and...

    Leadership in Public Organizations

    By Montgomery Van Wart

    Paperback Save £4.64 = £42.35

    Now in a completely revised and updated Third Edition, Leadership in Public Organizations provides a compact but complete analysis of leadership for students and practitioners who work in public and nonprofit organizations. Offering a comprehensive review of leadership theories in the field, from the classic to the cutting-edge, and how...

    Governance Networks in the Public Sector

    By Joop Koppenjan

    Paperback Save £3.88 = £38.11

    Governance Networks in the Public Sector presents a comprehensive study of governance networks and the management of complexities in network settings. Public, private and non-profit organizations are increasingly faced with complex, wicked problems when making decisions, developing policies or delivering services in the public sector. These activities take place in...

    Governance and Performance in Public and Non-Profit Organizations

    Hardback £72.15

    Studies in Public and Non-Profit Governance SPNPG publishes in a growing area of governance research. SPNPG allows for the establishment of an engaged community of researchers. It contributes to the definition of the theoretical components that assign an innovation role to governance systems in public and non profit organizations.

    Making Public in a Privatized World: The Struggle for Essential Services

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    A diverse and innovative collection that explores the radical and innovative ways in which public services in the global south are being remade from below.

    Disaster and Crisis Management: Public Management Perspectives

    Hardback £84.83

    A wide range of natural hazards pose major risks to the lives and livelihoods of large populations around the world. Man-made disasters caused by technological failures, industrial accidents, spillages, explosions, and fires, compound this threat. Since 9/11, security threats based on violence terrorism, insurgency, and civil strife have attracted much...

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