£

Public Sector Economics

  1. Add to Wish List Work Sharing during the Great Recession

    Work Sharing during the Great Recession

    Edited by Jon C. Messenger, Naj Ghosheh
    ‘Work sharing’ is a labour market instrument devised to distribute a reduced volume of work to the same (or similar) number of workers over a diminished period of working time in order to avoid redundancies. This fascinating and timely s...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $152.00

    Member price $136.80

  2. Add to Wish List The Challenge of Local Government Size

    The Challenge of Local Government Size

    Edited by Santiago Lago-Peñas, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
    ‘This set of essays does a remarkably good job of revisiting the question of local government size. The editors (Lago-Penas and Martinez-Vazquez) have cast the net broadly with an interesting update on thinking about how the question of ...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $146.00

    Member price $131.40

  3. Add to Wish List A Handbook of Cultural Economics, Second Edition

    A Handbook of Cultural Economics, Second Edition

    Edited by Ruth Towse
    ‘A Handbook of Cultural Economics is the definitive guide to cultural economics. Short, accessible articles by leading scholars in the field quickly bring the reader up to speed and point them in the right direction for future research. ...
    Paperback (2013)

    List price $66.00

    Member price $52.80

    Hardback (2011)

    List price $239.00

    Member price $215.10

  4. Add to Wish List Local Government Finance

    Local Government Finance

    UNIDO
    ‘. . . the contributors do a fine job of highlighting important trends in local government autonomy and finance and then linking those trends to practical recommendations for reform. Policymakers and local public finance scholars will ce...
    Paperback (2013)

    List price $77.95

    Member price $62.36

    Hardback (2011)

    List price $155.00

    Member price $139.50

  5. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Economics of Conflict

    Handbook on the Economics of Conflict

    Edited by Derek L. Braddon, Keith Hartley
    ‘Conflict and the need for defense against conventional and nonconventional threats are as important today as they have ever been owing to nuclear proliferation, terrorism, and myriad conflicts. The Handbook offers a new look at many of ...
    Paperback (2013)

    List price $78.00

    Member price $62.40

    Hardback (2011)

    List price $289.00

    Member price $260.10

  6. Add to Wish List Principles and Standards for Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Principles and Standards for Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Edited by Scott O. Farrow, Richard Zerbe, Jr.
    ‘Principles and Standards for Benefit–Cost Analysis is well worth reading. The volume reproduces some chapters previously published online in the Journal of Benefit–Cost Analysis alongside new material that has not yet appeared in print,...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $183.00

    Member price $164.70

  7. Add to Wish List Public Sector Shock

    Public Sector Shock

    Edited by Daniel Vaughan-Whitehead
    ‘This is a fascinating, rich and comprehensive analytical account of the causes and consequences of austerity measures affecting the public sector in terms of pay and employment. The editors have assembled a broad array of contributions ...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $231.00

    Member price $207.90

  8. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Theory and Practice of Program Evaluation

    Handbook on the Theory and Practice of Program Evaluation

    Edited by Albert N. Link, Nicholas S. Vonortas
    ‘Theoretical and empirical research on program evaluation has advanced rapidly in scope and quality. A concomitant trend is increasing pressure on policymakers to show that programs are “effective”. Now is the time for a comprehensive st...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $221.00

    Member price $198.90

  9. 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)

    List price $49.00

    Member price $39.20

    Hardback (2013)

    List price $130.00

    Member price $117.00

  10. Add to Wish List Reforming the Postal Sector in the Face of Electronic Competition

    Reforming the Postal Sector in the Face of Electronic Competition

    Edited by Michael A. Crew, Paul R. Kleindorfer
    ‘Professors Crew and Kleindorfer have once again assembled a valuable collection of essays that address timely and important issues in postal sectors throughout the world. The essays employ diverse methodologies to provide useful insight...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $191.00

    Member price $171.90

  11. Add to Wish List The Economics of Organisation and Bureaucracy

    The Economics of Organisation and Bureaucracy

    Edited by Peter M. Jackson
    This authoritative and in-depth collection presents seminal papers from leading academics in the field of organisation and bureaucracy. It encompasses sections on organisational boundaries, neo-Schumpeterian theories, hierarchy and inter...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $1,279.00

    Member price $1,151.10

  12. Add to Wish List Recent Developments in the Economics of Transport

    Recent Developments in the Economics of Transport

    Edited by Roger Vickerman
    ‘This volume contains a set of readings which cover the main themes of efficiency, regulation, land use and regional development. This selection provides the concepts, theory, methodology and applications in some of the main fields of tr...
    Hardback (2012)

    List price $731.00

    Member price $657.90

My Cart