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Public Sector Economics

  1. Add to Wish List Growing the Productivity of Government Services

    Growing the Productivity of Government Services

    Patrick Dunleavy, Leandro Carrera
    ‘Carrera and Dunleavy provide a crystal clear and comprehensive account of the complex issues involved in how best to improve the productivity of government services. They offer a nuanced but powerful explanation of productivity puzzles,...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2013)

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  2. Add to Wish List International Handbook on Public–Private Partnerships

    International Handbook on Public–Private Partnerships

    Edited by Graeme A. Hodge, Carsten Greve, Anthony E. Boardman
    ‘“Partnership” is a widely-used and confusing term in public management. This book pilots the reader expertly through the diverse ambitions for PPPs, and the contexts in which they have been used. It draws on the first-hand experience of...
    Paperback (2012)

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    Hardback (2011)

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  3. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Economics of Crime

    Handbook on the Economics of Crime

    Edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman
    While few economists analyzed criminal behaviour and the criminal justice process before Gary Becker’s seminal 1968 paper, an enormous body of economic research on crime has since been produced. This insightful and comprehensive Handbook...
    Paperback (2012)

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    Hardback (2010)

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  4. Add to Wish List Introduction to Cost–Benefit Analysis

    Introduction to Cost–Benefit Analysis

    Ginés de Rus
    ‘Ginés de Rus has produced an excellent book which will be very useful to advanced undergraduate and graduate students in public economics as well as to professional economists working with project evaluations. The book can serve as a ma...
    Paperback (2012)

    List price $51.00

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    Hardback (2010)

    List price $134.00

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  5. Add to Wish List International Handbook on the Economics of Energy

    International Handbook on the Economics of Energy

    Edited by Joanne Evans, Lester C. Hunt
    As an essential component for economic growth, energy has a significant impact on the global economy. The need to meet growing energy demand has prompted cutting-edge innovation in clean technology in an attempt to realise environmental ...
    Paperback (2011)

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    Hardback (2009)

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  6. Add to Wish List Leadership and Institutions in Regional Endogenous Development

    Leadership and Institutions in Regional Endogenous Development

    Robert Stimson, Roger R. Stough, Maria Salazar
    The authors of this comprehensive book provide a detailed rationale and original theory for the study of leadership and institutional factors, including entrepreneurship, in the growth and development of cities and regions. They demonstr...
    Paperback (2011)

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    Hardback (2009)

    List price $127.00

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  7. Add to Wish List The Elgar Companion to Social Economics

    The Elgar Companion to Social Economics

    Edited by John B. Davis, Wilfred Dolfsma
    ‘Davis and Dolfsma have edited a volume of 36 essays that provides a first-rate introduction to the recent cutting-edge scholarship in social economics. . . the volume provides an impressive and broad array of articles covering tradition...
    Paperback (2010)

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $327.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Heat, Power and Light

    Heat, Power and Light

    Roger Fouquet
    ‘Fouquet undertakes a heroic effort to organize and present data on energy prices and usage since the 14th century. He then uses this data as the foundation for a narrative and analysis of changes in energy usage over the long run. . . t...
    Paperback (2010)

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $200.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Politicians and Public Services

    Politicians and Public Services

    Kate Jenkins
    An insider’s view of what really drives public sector management and reform. ‘This book is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand why governments fail to deliver what they promise. It is the authoritative insiders account...
    Paperback (2010)

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $143.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Delegation in the Regulatory State

    Delegation in the Regulatory State

    Fabrizio Gilardi
    ‘Fabrizio Gilardi’s book is empirical political science of the regulatory state at its best. It has data of transnational breadth and depth that is diagnosed in a theoretically sophisticated way. The conclusion is that policy makers dele...
    Paperback (2009)

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    Hardback (2008)

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  11. Add to Wish List Natural Disaster Analysis after Hurricane Katrina

    Natural Disaster Analysis after Hurricane Katrina

    Edited by Harry W, Richardson, Peter Gordon, James E. Moore II
    This influential book explores the key policy implications arising from Hurricane Katrina. Leading scholars from fields as diverse as decision analysis, risk management, economics, engineering, transportation, urban planning and sociolog...
    Paperback (2009)

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $165.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Regulatory Capitalism

    Regulatory Capitalism

    John Braithwaite
    ‘In this sprawling and ambitious book John Braithwaite successfully manages to link the contemporary dynamics of macro political economy to the dynamics of citizen engagement and organisational activism at the micro intestacies of govern...
    Paperback (2009)

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    Hardback (2008)

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