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  • 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

  • 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

  • Political Economy and Policy Analysis

    1st Edition

    By Antonio Merlo

    Most of economics takes politics for granted. Through some (often implausible) assumptions, it seeks to explain away political structures by characterizing them as stable and predictable or as inconsequential in understanding what goes on in an economy. Such attempts are misguided, and this book…

    Paperback – 2018-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Public Private Partnerships and Constitutional Law

    Accountability in the United Kingdom and the United States of America, 1st Edition

    By Nikiforos Meletiadis

    Annually, the government commits significant expenditure to a type of public contracts which are known as Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) or the Private Finance Initiative (PFI). These contracts bind the public purse for decades in sectors such as Health, Defence and Detention, and involve the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-10 
    Routledge

  • Money from the Government in Latin America

    Conditional Cash Transfer Programs and Rural Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Elisa Balen, Martin Fotta

    It has been almost two decades since conditional cash transfer programs first appeared on the agendas of multilateral agencies and politicians. Latin America has often been used as a testing ground for these programs, which consist of transfers of money to subsections of the population upon…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • The Russian Budget

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Fortescue

    The Russian budget process has received little detailed attention in academic literature. Here various key aspects of the formation of the federal budget, largely since Vladimir Putin began his third presidential term in 2012, are examined. It is primarily the writing of the expenditure side of the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge

  • Public Performance Budgeting

    Principles and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Yi Lu, Katherine Willoughby

    Performance budgeting involves costs, from the drafting and passage of legal foundations, and the political capital and will to implement it, to training personnel to create a performance-oriented culture, and information technology requirements to track performance. Through comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • Ethnographies of Austerity

    Temporality, crisis and affect in southern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel M. Knight, Charles Stewart

    Some of the worst effects of the global economic downturn that commenced in 2008 have been felt in Europe, and specifically in the Eurozone’s so-called PIIGS (Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece, and Spain) and Cyprus. This edited volume is the first collection to bring together ethnographies of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Future of the Economy

    East-West Perspectives on Pathways Through Disruption, 1st Edition

    By John Powers, Vikram Khanna

    As the pace of economic change seems to only quicken, including rapid technological advance, today’s advanced economies face uncertainty from a number of directions, most of which have the potential to change established modes of thinking and the institutional arrangements that underpin basic…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Strategic Alliances

    Leveraging Economic Growth and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Albert N. Link, Cristiano Antonelli

    Strategic alliances have generally been used to refer to relationships that allow an organization to access the strengths and capabilities of other organizations, with the organization often focused on being the firm. The strategy behind such an alliance is for each firm in the alliance to draw on…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • The Future of the Social Investment State

    Politics, Policies and Outcomes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marius R. Busemeyer, Caroline de la Porte, Julian L. Garritzmann, Emmanuele Pavolini

    Social investment is part of a strategy to modernize the European welfare states by focusing on human resource development throughout the life-course, while ensuring financial sustainability. The last decades have seen cost containment in areas such as pensions and health care, but also expansion…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29
    Routledge
    Journal of European Public Policy Series

  • Running the Government

    Public Administration and Governance in Global Context, 1st Edition

    By Salvatore Schiavo-Campo

    Sound machinery of government is at the core of a well-functioning state. Written by an author with wide experience in public administration globally, this book addresses both the commonalities and the diversity of administrative practice around the world. Exploring developed countries as well as…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Public Governance

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