Going the distance
- Public Administration Reform. Kulikov, M. // Problems of Economic Transition;Sep2002, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p67
Discusses the key principles of public administration in Russia. Dramatic increases in pay and social status for public services; Granting of qualified public servants more budgetary discretion; Incorporation of market-based mechanisms into the public administration system.
- International Review of Staff Appraisal Practices: Current Trends and Issues. Williams, Richard; Walker, James; Fletcher, Clive // Public Personnel Management;Jan/Feb77, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p5
Focuses on the worldwide staff appraisal practices in public administration. Basis of employment decision; Fulfillment on the needs of employees; Reduction of conflict.
- Introduction: The Intellectual Future of the Concept of Staatswissenschaften. Backhaus, J�rgen // European Journal of Law & Economics;Sep2001, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p103
The article discusses the introduction of Cameral Sciences in Germany for the training of civil servants in public management.
- No room at the top. Ryan, Craig // Public Finance;05/04/2001, p20
Comments on the challenges facing the British government in its efforts to modernize the senior civil service. Government's attempt to increase the number of women and people from ethnic minorities in the senior civil service; Blair aides' admission in private that they are working towards a...
- Celebrating Public Service. Condrey, Stephen E. // PA Times;Apr-Jun2013 Supplement, p3
A reprint of the article "Celebrating Public Service," by Stephen E. Condrey is presented.
- Why Labour ministers rage against Whitehall. Richards, Steve // New Statesman;06/05/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 4489, p21
Focuses on the preoccupation of civil servants in Great Britain in policy making but not in policy implementation. Concerns over the conflict between the Conservative Party and the Labour Party; Assessment on the policy makers of Prime Minister Tony Blair; Defenses regarding the excessive...
- SPECIAL REPORT: TEN MOST OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS/ Most Outrageous: Legal Services Corp. // Human Events;3/10/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p1
Reports on a list of government programs in the U.S. that are believed to be the most outrageous. Rationale for creating the list; Panel of judges; Rating system used.
- Public sector jobs carry on growing. Hirst, Judy // Public Finance;8/1/2003, p9
Discusses a report of the British Office for National Statistics indicating the continued expansion of public sector employment in 2002. Number of public sector positions created during the year; Increase in the public sector payroll.
- Behind the Civil Service veil. Aldous, Hugh // Accountancy;Feb1983, Vol. 94 Issue 1074, p114
Criticizes the civil service system in Great Britain. Lack of transparency; Accountability problems among the employees; Lack of public expenditure monitoring.
- This week: Frontline workers. // Public Finance;09/29/2000, p28
Focuses on the decision of British periodical 'Public Finance' to include frontline government employees as one the categories in its Public Servants of the Year Awards for 2000. Tasks of frontline workers; Calls for nominations to the category.