Public Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Foreign Policy Challenges in the 21st Century

    Foreign Policy Challenges in the 21st Century

    Edited by Michael Heazle, Martin Griffiths, Tom Conley
    This book explores the emerging challenges to foreign policymaking in liberal democracies and the adequacy of the ‘marketplace of ideas’ in responding to the challenges. Looking at foreign policy challenges as diverse as democratisation,...
    Hardback (2009)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Theory and Practice of Local Government Reform

    The Theory and Practice of Local Government Reform

    Edited by Brian E. Dollery, Lorenzo Robotti
    The Theory and Practice of Local Government Reform explores the entire spectrum of local government reform and focuses specifically on the question of structural reform in local government. It presents new theoretical models in an area l...
    Hardback (2009)

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  3. Add to Wish List Applied Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Applied Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Edited by Andrew Schmitz, Richard O. Zerbe Jr.
    Benefit–cost analysis reduces all of the impacts of a proposed policy change to a common unit of measurement. It is used in a wide variety of fields including agriculture, life and health, transportation and the environment. In this sin...
    Hardback (2009)

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  4. Add to Wish List Social Policy, Employment and Family Change in Comparative Perspective

    Social Policy, Employment and Family Change in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Jonathan Bradshaw, Aksel Hatland
    This book is a comparative study of family change, parental employment and social policy in the five Nordic countries, the Netherlands, Germany and the United Kingdom. In all these countries family forms have been profoundly affected by ...
    Paperback (2009)

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    Hardback (2006)

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  5. Add to Wish List Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Edited by Richard O. Zerbe Jr.
    Benefit–cost analysis is at heart a subject of practicality and usefulness. With this in mind, the editor has chosen the most relevant previously published articles for these volumes. Having explored the theoretical and ethical underpinn...
    Hardback (2008)

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  6. Add to Wish List Local Government Reform

    Local Government Reform

    Edited by Brian E. Dollery, Joseph Garcea, Edward C. LeSage Jr
    The book is unique in that it provides a systematic comparative analysis of municipal reform by using an analytical framework that focuses on structural, functional, financial, jurisdictional and organizational/managerial reform in each ...
    Hardback (2008)

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  7. Add to Wish List North American Freight Transportation

    North American Freight Transportation

    Mary R. Brooks
    Heightened awareness of North America’s vulnerability to terrorism in the aftermath of 9/11 has precipitated a crisis for transport suppliers and cargo owners, one that jeopardizes economic prosperity. Mary Brooks examines one industry s...
    Hardback (2008)

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  8. Add to Wish List Port Privatisation

    Port Privatisation

    Edited by James Reveley, Malcolm Tull
    The transformation of public ports into commercially orientated and profitable entities is occurring apace in the Asia-Pacific region. This timely book is the first to take a regional perspective on port reform and port privatisation. A ...
    Hardback (2008)

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  9. Add to Wish List European Public–Private Collaboration

    European Public–Private Collaboration

    Ulrika Mörth
    This book looks at some of the major themes concerning governance in the EU, namely the focus on market-friendly regulations, output legitimacy and how the requirement of efficiency is combined with the requirement of democratic accounta...
    Hardback (2008)

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  10. Add to Wish List Knowledge Policy

    Knowledge Policy

    Edited by Greg Hearn, David Rooney
    The production of knowledge has become central to economic life. Competitiveness in the 21st century market place is now characterized by the ability to translate scientific and technological knowledge into innovation. But does this rend...
    Hardback (2008)

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  11. Add to Wish List A Primer for Benefit–Cost Analysis

    A Primer for Benefit–Cost Analysis

    Richard O. Zerbe Jr, Allen S. Bellas
    Straightforward in style and cutting-edge in coverage, this volume will be highly usable both as a text and a reference. Advanced undergraduates and masters students in public policy, public administration, economics and health care admi...
    Paperback (2007)

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    Hardback (2006)

    List price $162.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Taxing Reforms

    Taxing Reforms

    Richard Eccleston
    Using an institutional approach, the analysis in this book is animated by contemporary theoretical debates. These concern the dynamics of institutional and policy change and the roles of economic forces, policy ideas and political actors...
    Hardback (2007)

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