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Recasting Welfare Regimes for a Postindustrial Era

Gøsta Esping‐Andersen

in Social Foundations of Postindustrial Economies

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198742005
eISBN:
9780191599163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198742002.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The introduction to this chapter discusses the question of why nations respond so differently to a set of social risks that are similar over various countries, and analyses three typical homines: ... More


Britain: Providing management policy advice through the centre of government

Denis Saint-Martin

in Building the New Managerialist State: Consultants and the Politics of Public Sector Reform in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199269068
eISBN:
9780191699344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269068.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management, Organization Studies

Although British policy makers accepted managerialist ideas more enthusiastically than the policy makers in Canada and in France, this does not explain how Britain has one of the most mature and ... More


Federal Reform Strategies: An Introduction

Stephen Howes and M. Govinda Rao

in Federal Reform Strategies: Lessons from Asia and Australia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198092001
eISBN:
9780199082513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092001.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

For large countries, an agenda of economic integration, deregulation and natural resource management reform typically cannot be effectively pursued without the active participation of subnational ... More


Strategies for Media Reform: International Perspectives

Des Freedman, Jonathan Obar, Cheryl Martens, and Robert W. McChesney (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823271641
eISBN:
9780823271696
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271641.001.0001
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

This collection brings together strategies for advancing media reform objectives, prepared by 33 scholars and activists working in and/or studying in more than 25 countries, including: Canada, Mexico ... More


The History of China's Enterprise Reform and Emerging Corporate Governance Issues

Leng Jing

in Corporate Governance and Financial Reform in China's Transition Economy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099319
eISBN:
9789882206786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099319.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The policy priorities of the government went through a gradual shift. Initially, the government left out ownership restructuring from the SOE reform strategies. In the mid-1990s, however, the ... More


Federal Reform Strategies: Lessons from Asia and Australia

Stephen Howes and M. Govinda Rao (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198092001
eISBN:
9780199082513
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092001.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

In large countries with multilevel fiscal systems, effective pursuit of reforms relating to integration, deregulation and natural resource management requires active participation of and coordination ... More


Media Reform: An Overview

Des Freedman and Jonathan A. Obar

in Strategies for Media Reform: International Perspectives

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823271641
eISBN:
9780823271696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271641.003.0001
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

Media reform is a great and formidable challenge. Across international contexts, reformers are inspired by what the late C. Edwin Baker referred to as the democratic distribution principle for ... More


Legal Debates and Reform Strategies

Peter Vincent-Jones

in The New Public Contracting: Regulation, Responsiveness, Relationality

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199291274
eISBN:
9780191700606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199291274.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter identifies the deficiencies in legal governance and accountability accompanying the New Public Contracting. It considers various proposals for legal reform in administrative law, private ... More


Governance Reforms in a Federal Polity: The Case of India

Vikram K. Chand

in Federal Reform Strategies: Lessons from Asia and Australia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198092001
eISBN:
9780199082513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092001.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This paper seeks to identify patterns of inter-state and centre-state interactions that condition the processes and outcomes of governance reform in Indian federal polity. Centralizing federalism ... More


Terror as a Theory of Punishment

Alice Ristroph

in Retributivism Has a Past: Has It a Future?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199798278
eISBN:
9780199919376
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199798278.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter gives an account of deserved punishment today, and in so doing, to suggest some limitations to what desert might become. Desert is not an antidote to public sensibilities, but a vehicle ... More


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