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The Resource A government that worked better and cost less? : evaluating three decades of reform and change in UK central government, Christopher Hood and Ruth Dixon

A government that worked better and cost less? : evaluating three decades of reform and change in UK central government, Christopher Hood and Ruth Dixon

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A government that worked better and cost less? : evaluating three decades of reform and change in UK central government
Title
A government that worked better and cost less?
Title remainder
evaluating three decades of reform and change in UK central government
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Hood and Ruth Dixon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written in an accessible style, this book offers an unparalleled insight into the 'modernization' of UK government from 1980 to the present day, and provides a distinctive framework for evaluating long-term performance in government
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1947-
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Hood, Christopher
Dewey number
351.41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Dixon, Ruth,
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  • Public administration
  • Public administration
  • Public administration
Target audience
specialized
Label
A government that worked better and cost less? : evaluating three decades of reform and change in UK central government, Christopher Hood and Ruth Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Yesterday's tomorrows revisited -- the route to better and cheaper public services -- The general background : what changed and what didn't in the UK central governance landscape -- Performance data breaks : breaking the mould and burying the evidence -- Did government cost less? : running costs and paybill -- Collecting taxes : central and local government taxation compared -- Consistency and fairness in administration : formal complaints and legal challenges -- Comparative perspectives on performance -- Government processes : more focused and business-like or heading into chaos? -- Not what it said on the tin : assessing three decades of change
Control code
ocn910605953
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191766930
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910605953
Label
A government that worked better and cost less? : evaluating three decades of reform and change in UK central government, Christopher Hood and Ruth Dixon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Yesterday's tomorrows revisited -- the route to better and cheaper public services -- The general background : what changed and what didn't in the UK central governance landscape -- Performance data breaks : breaking the mould and burying the evidence -- Did government cost less? : running costs and paybill -- Collecting taxes : central and local government taxation compared -- Consistency and fairness in administration : formal complaints and legal challenges -- Comparative perspectives on performance -- Government processes : more focused and business-like or heading into chaos? -- Not what it said on the tin : assessing three decades of change
Control code
ocn910605953
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191766930
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910605953

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