Rent-a-Regulator: Design and Innovation in Privatized Governmental Decisionmaking
- Tupe update. McMullen, John // People Management;3/25/1999, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p28
Presents a guide to developments in business transfer law in Great Britain. Decision of the court in `Ayse Suzen' regarding the application of Tupe to outsourcing; Decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) in `ECM (Vehicle Maintenance) Ltd versus Cox'; Decision of EAT in `Magna Housing...
- Outsourcing insights. McMullen, John // People Management;2/11/1999, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p24
Features contracting out cases brought before the European Court of Justice. Significance of the acquired rights directive; Information on transfer of service contracts; Significance of the Tupe regulations.
- Institutional filters: the translation and re-circulation of ideas about health inequalities within policy. Smith, Katherine // Policy & Politics;Jan2013, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p81
Taking health inequalities in the United Kingdom as a case study, this article adopts a 'discursive institutionalist' approach to explore how the organisation of policy-making bodies shapes the relationship between research and policy. It demonstrates how policy 'silos' and hierarchies work as...
- OF DEVILS AND DETAILS: BARGAINING FOR SUCCESSFUL PUBLIC/PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS BETWEEN CITIES AND SPORTS TEAMS. ROSENTRAUB, MARK; SWINDELL, DAVID // Public Administration Quarterly;Spring2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p118
Public interest in attracting and retaining professional sports teams remains vibrant. But the process to accomplish this is problematic due to the unique characteristics of new facilities and the peculiarities associated with negotiating the use of such facilities with team owners. Success in...
- GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE. THE ROMANIAN PERSPECTIVE. Bălan, Emil; Troanţă Rebeleş, Dragoş Teodor // Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences;2007, Issue 20, p13
From our perspective, the administrative procedure represents in a simple way the rules that apply to the activities of public administration structures (even if it concerns the drafting, the execution or the control of administrative acts or the realization of administrative operations). In the...
- Privatization's Pretensions. Michaels, Jon D. // University of Chicago Law Review;Spring2010, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p717
For decades, policymakers have been privatizing government responsibilities for the customary, and ostensibly exclusive, objective of providing the public with the same goods and services more efficiently. It is becoming increasingly apparent that these policymakers are also doing something...
- Consensus-building case focuses on used-oil changers. Fischer, John // Public Management (00333611);Apr97, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p16
Focuses on public administration's decision-making processes in the United States. Approaches; Effects on the responsibility and accountability of government officials; Types of decision-making processes; Management of a consensus-building process for used oil by the Massachusetts Executive...
- Congress moves to increase contracting out. // Point of Beginning;Aug/Sep/95, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p94
Reports on the passage of several bills in the US Congress requiring federal agencies to contract with the private sector. Budget resolution; Defense Authorization Bill.
- Outsourcing bill falls short in Senate vote. Rushing, J. Taylor // Hill;9/29/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 106, p14
The article reports on the U.S. Senate's rejection of a bill which will be restricting the ability of companies in the country to send jobs overseas in 2010.