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Strategic Management and Public Service Performance

Authors: Andrews, R., Boyne, G., Law, J., Walker, R.

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Strategic management makes a difference to the performance of public organizations. This book demonstrates that the most appropriate response is 'it all depends': on which aspects of strategy content and processes are pursued together, and how these are combined with organizational structure and the technical and institutional environment

About the authors

RHYS ANDREWS is a Senior Research Fellow at Cardiff Business School, UK. He has published widely on strategic management in the public sector, organizational and community social capital and organizational environments.

GEORGE BOYNE is Professor of Public Sector Management at Cardiff University, UK, and President of the Public Management Research Association. He has published numerous journal articles and books on management and public service performance, and his current research interests include executive succession and administrative intensity in public organizations.

JENNIFER LAW is a Principal Lecturer in Public Management in the Department of Social Sciences at the University of Glamorgan, UK. She has published widely on accountability, outcome measurement and strategic management in public services.

RICHARD M. WALKER is Professor of Public Management and Policy in the Department of Public and Social Administration at the City University of Hong Kong, China. He has held professorships at Cardiff University and the University of Hong Kong, and published on innovation, public service performance, red tape and strategic management.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Andrews, Rhys (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • Organizational Environments and Performance

    Andrews, Rhys (et al.)

    Pages 17-47

  • Strategy Content and Performance

    Andrews, Rhys (et al.)

    Pages 48-67

  • Strategy Formulation, Content and Performance

    Andrews, Rhys (et al.)

    Pages 68-85

  • Strategy Implementation, Content and Performance

    Andrews, Rhys (et al.)

    Pages 86-107

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-34943-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover $115.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-25242-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Softcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-32205-3
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Strategic Management and Public Service Performance
Authors
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-34943-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230349438
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-25242-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-32205-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 212
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