Politics & International Relations: Public Administration & Management

  • The Projectification of the Public Sector book cover

    The Projectification of the Public Sector

    1st Edition

    Edited by Damian Hodgson, Patrik Hall, Simon Bailey, Mats Fred

    Over the last two decades, we have witnessed an increasing use of project management and other temporary modes of organizing in the public sector of states in Europe and around the world. This gradual shift towards non-permanent structures in public organizations has been argued to be "one of the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • The Politics of Global Tax Governance book cover

    The Politics of Global Tax Governance

    1st Edition

    By Henning Schmidtke

    Why has global tax governance been politicized and how can we explain the varying intensity and content of public debates? This book offers an integrated theory of the politicization of international institutions and a detailed account of how the institutional design and policy output of tax…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Global Governance

  • The Fiscal Health of U.S. Cities book cover

    The Fiscal Health of U.S. Cities

    1st Edition

    By Craig S. Maher, Steven C. Deller

    An in-depth assessment of the fiscal health of cities throughout the U.S., this text examines the tools currently available to cities for designing a revenue structure, measuring fiscal condition, and measuring fiscal health. It explains how artificial policies such as tax and expenditure…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • The University as Urban Anchor book cover

    The University as Urban Anchor

    1st Edition

    By David Perry

    The University as Urban Anchor investigates the role of the academy in the city—not just its educational contributions, but also the political, economic, and social development of the urban experience. Urban higher educational institutions provide a surprisingly significant range of contributions…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • The History of Industrial Relations in UK Local Government: The Making of the Good Employer book cover

    The History of Industrial Relations in UK Local Government

    The Making of the Good Employer, 1st Edition

    By Whyeda Gill-McLure

    Public sector organisations are large employers delivering labour intensive services that are under constant public and media scrutiny. Reforming public services has been high on the political agenda across Europe and internationally for over three decades. Despite this, the impact of neo-liberal…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • International Environmental Cooperation: Participation in International Environmental Agreements book cover

    International Environmental Cooperation

    Participation in International Environmental Agreements, 1st Edition

    By Chenaz B. Seelarbokus

    Why do nation states participate differentially in International Environmental Agreements (IEAs), and how can we achieve greater international environmental cooperation through enhanced participation in IEAs? Drawing upon the basic tenets of Realism and Liberalism, and using regression analyses,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Global Environmental Governance

  • Societal Dimensions of Environmental Science: Global Case Studies of Collaboration and Transformation book cover

    Societal Dimensions of Environmental Science

    Global Case Studies of Collaboration and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ricardo D. Lopez

    This book brings together several key examples of the successes and the challenges that exist for environmental stakeholders trying to strike a balance between science and the societal implications of the issues involved. It provides important methods and approaches necessary for informed decision…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    CRC Press

  • Audio-Visual Industries and Diversity: Economics and Policies in the Digital Era book cover

    Audio-Visual Industries and Diversity

    Economics and Policies in the Digital Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luis A. Albornoz, Ma. Trinidad García Leiva

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries

  • Politics: A Unified Introduction to How Democracy Works book cover

    Politics

    A Unified Introduction to How Democracy Works, 1st Edition

    By Ian Budge

    How do we understand how democracy works in an era of big data, make sense of quantitative evidence across thousands of studies, and unpick conflicting explanations and ambiguous statistical relationships? Globalization has moved the goalposts for political science, from a focus on politics within…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Government Budgets: A Practical Guide book cover

    Understanding Government Budgets

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By R. Mark Musell, Ryan Yeung

    The world of budgeting can be daunting to those with little or no experience in it. The rules of presentation and use of terms that make sense to few outside of government finance are a huge obstacle to new students of public administration and policy. Moreover, practices vary widely among the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Drones: International Development and Deployment of UAVs book cover

    Drones

    International Development and Deployment of UAVs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stewart Webb, Robert Densmore

    This book illustrates the current state of warfare, the challenges we face and the role drones can and will play in this increasingly complex environment.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    CRC Press

  • Progressive Justice in an Age of Repression: Strategies for challenging the rise of the right book cover

    Progressive Justice in an Age of Repression

    Strategies for challenging the rise of the right, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter S. DeKeseredy, Elliott Currie

    Progressive Justice in an Age of Repression provides a much-needed engagement with questions of justice and reform within the current phase of global capitalism, one that is marked not only by significant social inequality, but also political bifurcation. It offers guidance on progressive…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

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