Public Sector Management

Synopsis

Intended as a text for master's level students in public administration and public policy, this volume provides an introductory survey of the field that focuses on the structures of operation, management, and environments of modern governments. The contributors address federal, state, and local governments as well as intergovernmental relations, discussing such topics as fiscal management, policy analysis, program evaluation, management and personnel administration, marketing, and the developmental progress of national governments.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Marcia Lynn Whicker
  • Nelson Wikstrom
  • Ralph S. Hambrick Jr.
  • Gary T. Henry
  • Gilbert W. Fairholm
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1990