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Public Sector Economics : The Role of Government in the American Economy

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Banking Regulation in China: The Role of Public and Private Sectors

Banking Regulation in China: The Role of Public and Private Sectors

Bank Regulation in China provides an in-depth analysis of the country's contemporary banking regulatory system, focusing on regulation of foreign banks and consumer financial protection. ... more

Banking Regulation in China: The Role of Public and Private Sectors

Bank Regulation in China provides an in-depth analysis of the country's contemporary banking regulatory system, focusing on regulation of foreign banks and consumer financial protection.

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Public Sector Economics

Public Sector Economics

A comprehensive and penetrating exposition of public sector economic theory in a clean and elegant format. This book provides a balanced and thorough view of mainstream concepts with a strong theoretical focus throughout, and features a unique bank of... ... more

Public Sector Economics

A comprehensive and penetrating exposition of public sector economic theory in a clean and elegant format. This book provides a balanced and thorough view of mainstream concepts with a strong theoretical focus throughout, and features a unique bank of...

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Economics from the Outside in: Better Than Plowing and Beyond

Economics from the Outside in: Better Than Plowing and Beyond

Nobel laureate in economics James Buchanan has been called--and indeed, calls himself--an outsider in American economics. Original and even unorthodox in his pioneering contributions to public choice theory and variously revered or berated for his influen ... more

Economics from the Outside in: Better Than Plowing and Beyond

Nobel laureate in economics James Buchanan has been called--and indeed, calls himself--an outsider in American economics. Original and even unorthodox in his pioneering contributions to public choice theory and variously revered or berated for his influen

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The New Global Rulers: The Privatization of Regulation in the World Economy

The New Global Rulers: The Privatization of Regulation in the World Economy

Over the past two decades, governments have delegated extensive regulatory authority to international private-sector organizations. This internationalization and privatization of rule making has been motivated not only by the economic benefits of c ... more

The New Global Rulers: The Privatization of Regulation in the World Economy

Over the past two decades, governments have delegated extensive regulatory authority to international private-sector organizations. This internationalization and privatization of rule making has been motivated not only by the economic benefits of c

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Environmental Debt: The Hidden Costs of a Changing Global Economy

Environmental Debt: The Hidden Costs of a Changing Global Economy

An award-winning environmental activist and social entrepreneur exposes the link between our financial and environmental crises. For decades, politicians and business leaders alike told the American public that today’s challenge was growing the... ... more

Environmental Debt: The Hidden Costs of a Changing Global Economy

An award-winning environmental activist and social entrepreneur exposes the link between our financial and environmental crises. For decades, politicians and business leaders alike told the American public that today’s challenge was growing the...

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Economics of the Public Sector

Economics of the Public Sector

Professor Stiglitz builds on the book s classic strengths: an integrated approach to public economics, a readable and inviting style, and careful attention to real-world problems and applications. ... more

Economics of the Public Sector

Professor Stiglitz builds on the book s classic strengths: an integrated approach to public economics, a readable and inviting style, and careful attention to real-world problems and applications.

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Lean for the Public Sector: The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services

Lean for the Public Sector: The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services

Packed with international case examples and clearly delineating principles as they apply to public sector organizations, Lean for the Public Sector: The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services demonstrates that Lean in the public sector is neither ... more

Lean for the Public Sector: The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services

Packed with international case examples and clearly delineating principles as they apply to public sector organizations, Lean for the Public Sector: The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services demonstrates that Lean in the public sector is neither

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The Economics of Government

The Economics of Government

We examine the economics of government in this textbook. Consequently, we dedicate every chapter to one aspect of government, and its interference with an economy. Students can use this textbook for a first course in public economics or as a supplement to ... more

The Economics of Government

We examine the economics of government in this textbook. Consequently, we dedicate every chapter to one aspect of government, and its interference with an economy. Students can use this textbook for a first course in public economics or as a supplement to

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Intermediate Public Economics

Intermediate Public Economics

Public economics studies how government taxing and spending activities affect the economy -- economic efficiency and the distribution of income and wealth. This comprehensive text on public economics covers the core topics of market failure and taxatio ... more

Intermediate Public Economics

Public economics studies how government taxing and spending activities affect the economy -- economic efficiency and the distribution of income and wealth. This comprehensive text on public economics covers the core topics of market failure and taxatio

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The Political Economy of Private Saving in the U.S.: Evidence on the Social Opportunity Costs of Public Policy

The Political Economy of Private Saving in the U.S.: Evidence on the Social Opportunity Costs of Public Policy

Using theoretical and empirical approaches from the economics and political science disciplines, this book examines the social opportunity costs of American public policy towards national saving. The primary focus of the text is on the institutional... ... more

The Political Economy of Private Saving in the U.S.: Evidence on the Social Opportunity Costs of Public Policy

Using theoretical and empirical approaches from the economics and political science disciplines, this book examines the social opportunity costs of American public policy towards national saving. The primary focus of the text is on the institutional...

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The Role of Distribution in the American Economy

The Role of Distribution in the American Economy

Focuses on the changing role of distribution in the nation's economy during the period 1869 to 1950. ... more

The Role of Distribution in the American Economy

Focuses on the changing role of distribution in the nation's economy during the period 1869 to 1950.

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Modernizing Processes in Public Administrations: Process Management in the Age of e-Government and New Public Management

Modernizing Processes in Public Administrations: Process Management in the Age of e-Government and New Public Management

In this monograph, a new process modelling approach for the public sector is described: the Picture method. The approach takes into account the specific characteristics of public administrations. Hence several advantages are derived: increased... ... more

Modernizing Processes in Public Administrations: Process Management in the Age of e-Government and New Public Management

In this monograph, a new process modelling approach for the public sector is described: the Picture method. The approach takes into account the specific characteristics of public administrations. Hence several advantages are derived: increased...

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The Public Sector R Enterprise: A New Approach to Portfolio Valuation

The Public Sector R Enterprise: A New Approach to Portfolio Valuation

"The US government spends ... more

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From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of Shared Prosperity and the Role of Economics

From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of Shared Prosperity and the Role of Economics

The US economy today is confronted with the prospect of extended stagnation. This book explores why. Thomas I. Palley argues that the Great Recession and destruction of shared prosperity is due to flawed economic policy over the past thirty years. One... ... more

From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of Shared Prosperity and the Role of Economics

The US economy today is confronted with the prospect of extended stagnation. This book explores why. Thomas I. Palley argues that the Great Recession and destruction of shared prosperity is due to flawed economic policy over the past thirty years. One...

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Oliver's Spot for the Public Sector

Oliver's Spot for the Public Sector

Susan Walker was beyond frustration. After four years as Chief of Human Resources and fifteen years of government service, she found herself struggling with how to deal with new leadership, increased accountability, and diminishing resources. At her wits ... more

Oliver's Spot for the Public Sector

Susan Walker was beyond frustration. After four years as Chief of Human Resources and fifteen years of government service, she found herself struggling with how to deal with new leadership, increased accountability, and diminishing resources. At her wits

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Public Economics in an Age of Austerity

Public Economics in an Age of Austerity

Governments all round the world are facing problems with their public finances. At a time of austerity, how much should spending be cut and how much should taxes be raised? Does the national debt represent a burden for future generations? Should taxes ... more

Public Economics in an Age of Austerity

Governments all round the world are facing problems with their public finances. At a time of austerity, how much should spending be cut and how much should taxes be raised? Does the national debt represent a burden for future generations? Should taxes

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An Introduction to International Economics: New Perspectives on the World Economy

An Introduction to International Economics: New Perspectives on the World Economy

This book is designed for a one-semester or two-semester course in international economics, primarily targeting non-economics majors and programs in business, international relations, public policy, and development studies. It has been written to make int ... more

An Introduction to International Economics: New Perspectives on the World Economy

This book is designed for a one-semester or two-semester course in international economics, primarily targeting non-economics majors and programs in business, international relations, public policy, and development studies. It has been written to make int

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Measuring E-government Efficiency: The Opinions of Public Administrators and Other Stakeholders

Measuring E-government Efficiency: The Opinions of Public Administrators and Other Stakeholders

"E-government has the potential to improve public services, information transparency, and the engagement of civic participation of the public sector management. This book analyzes the achievement of expectations created by public managers,... ... more

Measuring E-government Efficiency: The Opinions of Public Administrators and Other Stakeholders

"E-government has the potential to improve public services, information transparency, and the engagement of civic participation of the public sector management. This book analyzes the achievement of expectations created by public managers,...

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Why Capitalism Works and Government Doesn't: Or, How Government Is Recycling the American Workforce to Pay Its Bills and How the Rich Profit from Big

Why Capitalism Works and Government Doesn't: Or, How Government Is Recycling the American Workforce to Pay Its Bills and How the Rich Profit from Big

Review: Doug Guetzloe Why Capitalism Works and Government Doesn't Under Construction - The Economics of Labor Ed Dedelow gets it. With this incredible academic work and a lifetime as an entrepreneur; CPA and successful businessman, Dedelow has blended eco ... more

Why Capitalism Works and Government Doesn't: Or, How Government Is Recycling the American Workforce to Pay Its Bills and How the Rich Profit from Big

Review: Doug Guetzloe Why Capitalism Works and Government Doesn't Under Construction - The Economics of Labor Ed Dedelow gets it. With this incredible academic work and a lifetime as an entrepreneur; CPA and successful businessman, Dedelow has blended eco

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Cornered: The New Monopoly Capitalism and the Economics of Destruction

Cornered: The New Monopoly Capitalism and the Economics of Destruction

A manifesto for our times. --Thomas Frank, "Wall Street Journal" Barry C. Lynn, one of the most original and surprising students of the American economy, paints a genuinely alarming picture: most of our public debates about globalization,... ... more

Cornered: The New Monopoly Capitalism and the Economics of Destruction

A manifesto for our times. --Thomas Frank, "Wall Street Journal" Barry C. Lynn, one of the most original and surprising students of the American economy, paints a genuinely alarming picture: most of our public debates about globalization,...

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The Institutionalist Movement in American Economics, 1918-1947: Science and Social Control

The Institutionalist Movement in American Economics, 1918-1947: Science and Social Control

This book provides a detailed picture of the institutionalist movement in American economics concentrating on the period between the two World Wars. The discussion brings a new emphasis on the leading role of Walton Hamilton in the formation of... ... more

The Institutionalist Movement in American Economics, 1918-1947: Science and Social Control

This book provides a detailed picture of the institutionalist movement in American economics concentrating on the period between the two World Wars. The discussion brings a new emphasis on the leading role of Walton Hamilton in the formation of...

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Consumer Credit and the American Economy

Consumer Credit and the American Economy

Consumer Credit and the American Economy examines the economics, behavioral science, sociology, history, institutions, law, and regulation of consumer credit in the United States. After discussing the origins and various kinds of consumer credit available ... more

Consumer Credit and the American Economy

Consumer Credit and the American Economy examines the economics, behavioral science, sociology, history, institutions, law, and regulation of consumer credit in the United States. After discussing the origins and various kinds of consumer credit available

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Social Ethics and Normative Economics: Essays in Honour of Serge-Christophe Kolm

Social Ethics and Normative Economics: Essays in Honour of Serge-Christophe Kolm

This collection of thirteen essays on social ethics and normative economics honouring Serge-Christophe Kolm's seminal contributions to this field addresses the following questions: How should the public sector price its production and services? What... ... more

Social Ethics and Normative Economics: Essays in Honour of Serge-Christophe Kolm

This collection of thirteen essays on social ethics and normative economics honouring Serge-Christophe Kolm's seminal contributions to this field addresses the following questions: How should the public sector price its production and services? What...

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Building High Performance Government Through Lean Six Sigma: A Leader's Guide to Creating Speed, Agility, and Efficiency

Building High Performance Government Through Lean Six Sigma: A Leader's Guide to Creating Speed, Agility, and Efficiency

Private Sector Strategies for Public Service Leaders No corner of the government or public sector has been spared from budget turmoil in recent years. Among budget cuts, increased requirements, and new threats and challenges, governments typically b ... more

Building High Performance Government Through Lean Six Sigma: A Leader's Guide to Creating Speed, Agility, and Efficiency

Private Sector Strategies for Public Service Leaders No corner of the government or public sector has been spared from budget turmoil in recent years. Among budget cuts, increased requirements, and new threats and challenges, governments typically b

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Finance and Islamic Banking in Global Prospects: Islamic Economics

Finance and Islamic Banking in Global Prospects: Islamic Economics

The study is concerned about the financial criterion and the role of the Islamic and conventional banks in a global competition? It aims to highlight concepts of the Islamic economy, capital and intellectual bases of Islamic compared to the conventional b ... more

Finance and Islamic Banking in Global Prospects: Islamic Economics

The study is concerned about the financial criterion and the role of the Islamic and conventional banks in a global competition? It aims to highlight concepts of the Islamic economy, capital and intellectual bases of Islamic compared to the conventional b

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The Wealth of Nations: The Economics Classic: A Selected Edition for the Contemporary Reader

The Wealth of Nations: The Economics Classic: A Selected Edition for the Contemporary Reader

Published in 1778, The Wealth of Nations was the first book on economics to catch the public's attention. It provides a recipe for national prosperity that has not been bettered since, based on small government and the freedom of citizens to act in... ... more

The Wealth of Nations: The Economics Classic: A Selected Edition for the Contemporary Reader

Published in 1778, The Wealth of Nations was the first book on economics to catch the public's attention. It provides a recipe for national prosperity that has not been bettered since, based on small government and the freedom of citizens to act in...

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The Economics of Audit Quality: Private Incentives and the Regulation of Audit and Non-Audit Services

The Economics of Audit Quality: Private Incentives and the Regulation of Audit and Non-Audit Services

This book focuses on market mechanisms which protect quality in the provision of audit services. The role of public regulation is thus situated in the context defmed by the presence of these safeguard mechanisms. The book aims to contribute to a better un ... more

The Economics of Audit Quality: Private Incentives and the Regulation of Audit and Non-Audit Services

This book focuses on market mechanisms which protect quality in the provision of audit services. The role of public regulation is thus situated in the context defmed by the presence of these safeguard mechanisms. The book aims to contribute to a better un

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Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

As the stock market crash of 1929 plunged the world into turmoil, two men emerged with competing claims on how to restore balance to economies gone awry. John Maynard Keynes, the mercurial Cambridge economist, believed that government had a duty to... ... more

Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

As the stock market crash of 1929 plunged the world into turmoil, two men emerged with competing claims on how to restore balance to economies gone awry. John Maynard Keynes, the mercurial Cambridge economist, believed that government had a duty to...

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Macro-Economics (Speedy Study Guides: Academic)

Macro-Economics (Speedy Study Guides: Academic)

The study of a large-scale economy, at the level of a government, for example, is known as macro-economics. While most consumers wouldn't think that macro-economics don't personally affect them, the opposite is actually true. The current economic climate ... more

Macro-Economics (Speedy Study Guides: Academic)

The study of a large-scale economy, at the level of a government, for example, is known as macro-economics. While most consumers wouldn't think that macro-economics don't personally affect them, the opposite is actually true. The current economic climate

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The Foundations of Islamic Economics and Banking

The Foundations of Islamic Economics and Banking

The book outlines origins of Islamic economics Principles in Shari'a, covering its characteristics, economic problem, and government intervention, public versus private property, work ethics, Al-Hisba and social justice. Theories of the demand for money i ... more

The Foundations of Islamic Economics and Banking

The book outlines origins of Islamic economics Principles in Shari'a, covering its characteristics, economic problem, and government intervention, public versus private property, work ethics, Al-Hisba and social justice. Theories of the demand for money i

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Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

As the stock market crash of 1929 plunged the world into turmoil, two men emerged with competing claims on how to restore the balance to economies gone awry. John Maynard Keynes, the mercurial Cambridge economist, believed that government had a duty to... ... more

Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

As the stock market crash of 1929 plunged the world into turmoil, two men emerged with competing claims on how to restore the balance to economies gone awry. John Maynard Keynes, the mercurial Cambridge economist, believed that government had a duty to...

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Political Economics: Explaining Economic Policy

Political Economics: Explaining Economic Policy

What determines the size and form of redistributive programs, the extent and type of public goods provision, the burden of taxation across alternative tax bases, the size of government deficits, and the stance of monetary policy during the course of... ... more

Political Economics: Explaining Economic Policy

What determines the size and form of redistributive programs, the extent and type of public goods provision, the burden of taxation across alternative tax bases, the size of government deficits, and the stance of monetary policy during the course of...

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Government at a Glance 2015

Government at a Glance 2015

Government at a Glance provides readers with a dashboard of key public sector indicators. Each indicator is presented in a user-friendly format, with graphs, brief descriptive analysis, and methodological information. ... more

Government at a Glance 2015

Government at a Glance provides readers with a dashboard of key public sector indicators. Each indicator is presented in a user-friendly format, with graphs, brief descriptive analysis, and methodological information.

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Women and Economics

Women and Economics

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935) was an American sociologist, author, poet, and lecturer whose influential work and unorthodox lifestyle made her an icon for future generations of feminists. Much of her work criticized common perceptions of the role o ... more

Women and Economics

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935) was an American sociologist, author, poet, and lecturer whose influential work and unorthodox lifestyle made her an icon for future generations of feminists. Much of her work criticized common perceptions of the role o

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The Political Economy of Energy, Finance and Security in the United Arab Emirates: Between the Majilis and the Market

The Political Economy of Energy, Finance and Security in the United Arab Emirates: Between the Majilis and the Market

This book explores the process of policymaking and implementation in the finance, energy and security sectors in the United Arab Emirates. It looks at the role of informal advisory networks in a nascent private sector, federal politics, and historical tie ... more

The Political Economy of Energy, Finance and Security in the United Arab Emirates: Between the Majilis and the Market

This book explores the process of policymaking and implementation in the finance, energy and security sectors in the United Arab Emirates. It looks at the role of informal advisory networks in a nascent private sector, federal politics, and historical tie

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From Governance to Government?

From Governance to Government?

Examination Thesis from the year 2012 in the subject Business economics - Economic Policy, grade: 1,0, Copenhagen Business School (Department of Business and Politics), course: International Political Economy, language: English, abstract: The global finan ... more

From Governance to Government?

Examination Thesis from the year 2012 in the subject Business economics - Economic Policy, grade: 1,0, Copenhagen Business School (Department of Business and Politics), course: International Political Economy, language: English, abstract: The global finan

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Performance Management: The Need for a Focus on Public Value

Performance Management: The Need for a Focus on Public Value

Essay from the year 2011 in the subject Business economics - Business Management, Corporate Governance, grade: Good Pass, University of Portsmouth, course: Fraud & Corruption, language: English, abstract: Performance management of the policing sector cons ... more

Performance Management: The Need for a Focus on Public Value

Essay from the year 2011 in the subject Business economics - Business Management, Corporate Governance, grade: Good Pass, University of Portsmouth, course: Fraud & Corruption, language: English, abstract: Performance management of the policing sector cons

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Shaping the Future of Work: What Future Worker, Business, Government, and Education Leaders Need to Do for All to Prosper

Shaping the Future of Work: What Future Worker, Business, Government, and Education Leaders Need to Do for All to Prosper

Shaping the Future of Work lays out a comprehensive strategy for changing the course the American economy and employment system have been on for the past 30 years. The goal is to create more productive businesses that also provide good jobs and careers an ... more

Shaping the Future of Work: What Future Worker, Business, Government, and Education Leaders Need to Do for All to Prosper

Shaping the Future of Work lays out a comprehensive strategy for changing the course the American economy and employment system have been on for the past 30 years. The goal is to create more productive businesses that also provide good jobs and careers an

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Public Choice: A Primer

Public Choice: A Primer

'Market failure' is a term widely used by politicians, journalists and university and A-level economics students and teachers. However, those who use the term often lack any sense of proportion about the ability of government to correct market failures. T ... more

Public Choice: A Primer

'Market failure' is a term widely used by politicians, journalists and university and A-level economics students and teachers. However, those who use the term often lack any sense of proportion about the ability of government to correct market failures. T

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Value and Virtue in Public Administration: A Comparative Perspective

Value and Virtue in Public Administration: A Comparative Perspective

A multidisciplinary analysis of the role of values and virtue in public administration, this book calls for a rediscovery of virtue. It explores ways of enabling the public sector to balance the values that are presently dominant with classic values such ... more

Value and Virtue in Public Administration: A Comparative Perspective

A multidisciplinary analysis of the role of values and virtue in public administration, this book calls for a rediscovery of virtue. It explores ways of enabling the public sector to balance the values that are presently dominant with classic values such

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