TITLE

Bureaucratic Entrepreneurship and Institutional Changes: A Sense-Making Approach

AUTHOR(S)
Baez, Bien; Abolafia, Mitchel Y.
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Oct2002, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p525
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that develops a model for the analysis of institutional change in public-sector organizations. Role of bureaucratic entrepreneurship in institutional change; Use of music composition as metaphors for the pace and depth of institutional change; Relocation process of the developmentally disabled by the Department for Developmental Disabilities as a model of institutional change; Elaboration of a model of institutional change through evaluation of data from participant observation, interviews, and archival material.
ACCESSION #
7603964

 

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