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Ireland: Two Trajectories of Institutionalization

Rory O’Donnell, Maura Adshead, and Damian Thomas

in Social Pacts in Europe: Emergence, Evolution, and Institutionalization

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199590742
eISBN:
9780191728891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199590742.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Political Economy

Since 1987, the Irish government has entered into eight social pacts with interest organizations, establishing over two decades of negotiated economic and social governance. Ireland is a notable case ... More


Introduction

Linda Marks

in Governance, commissioning and public health

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447304944
eISBN:
9781447311775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447304944.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Policy commitments to promoting health and addressing health inequalities have not been reflected in a reorientation of health systems or in policy development that addresses social determinants of ... More


Contract Governance: Dimensions in Law and Interdisciplinary Research

Stefan Grundmann, Florian Möslein, and Karl Riesenhuber

in Contract Governance: Dimensions in Law and Interdisciplinary Research

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198723202
eISBN:
9780191790294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723202.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Comparative Law

This chapter introduces contract governance as a new approach to contract theory. It addresses three cross-sectional themes, relevant for contract governance in general and recurrent in the ... More


Reputation and Good Public Governance

in Reputation-Based Governance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804773294
eISBN:
9780804777438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804773294.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the role of reputational incentives in shaping the observed behavior of public administrations and how their power may be harnessed to improve public governance. It first ... More


Entities, Roles, and Functions of Reputation-Based Governance

in Reputation-Based Governance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804773294
eISBN:
9780804777438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804773294.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter begins by presenting a stripped-down characterization of public governance, focusing only on the role of the actors that are called to materially carry out a policy. The realization of a ... More


Introduction

in Reputation-Based Governance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804773294
eISBN:
9780804777438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804773294.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This introductory chapter begins with a brief description of the “index of reputation” on eBay, consisting of feedbacks from buyers and sellers, which effectively prevents cheating on both sides. The ... More


Dynamic Governance: Polycentricity and Knowledge Processes

Paul Dragos Aligica, Peter J. Boettke, and Vlad Tarko

in Public Governance and the Classical-Liberal Perspective: Political Economy Foundations

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190267032
eISBN:
9780190267063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190267032.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Chapter 3 present a set of key notions to be employed in framing and approaching the dynamic governance process, and the phenomena associated with it, in ways that are particularly relevant for ... More


World Bank Policy Lending for Public Sector Reform

Lodewijk Smets

in Public Sector Economics and the Need for Reforms

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034449
eISBN:
9780262332361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034449.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This paper by Lodewijk Smets provides new evidence and an evaluation of the World Bank’s lending policy aiming to finance reforms in the public sector of developing countries. Has it been successful? ... More


Public Corporate Governance

Ulf Papenfuß

in Advances in Corporate Governance: Comparative Perspectives

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198866367
eISBN:
9780191898501
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198866367.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In light of the relevance of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) for society and the serious governance challenges facing them, public corporate governance (PCG) is a crucial issue for scholars and ... More


Conclusions: Governance and Public Management: A Vindication of the Classical-Liberal Perspective?

Paul Dragos Aligica, Peter J. Boettke, and Vlad Tarko

in Public Governance and the Classical-Liberal Perspective: Political Economy Foundations

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190267032
eISBN:
9780190267063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190267032.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

The public administration principles articulated in the previous chapters are sufficiently distinct to validate the notion that there is indeed in nuce a classical-liberal theory of public governance ... More


Antiqui et Recentiores: Alberico Gentili – Beyond Mos Italicus and Legal Humanism

Alain Wijffels

in Reassessing Legal Humanism and its Claims: Petere Fontes?

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781474408851
eISBN:
9781474418522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474408851.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Legal humanism was ancillary to the general humanistic agenda of creating a model of public governance based on classical ancient values and techniques. In order to maintain their position at the ... More


Leadership in the Age of Governance

Eva Sørensen

in Interactive Political Leadership: The Role of Politicians in the Age of Governance

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198777953
eISBN:
9780191823411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777953.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Building on an extensive literature on interactive governance, Chapter 2 explains what it entails to be in the age of governance and scrutinizes the implications for the performance of public ... More


Final Considerations

in Reputation-Based Governance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804773294
eISBN:
9780804777438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804773294.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter presents some final thoughts from the author and suggested directions for future research. It argues that reputation-based governance is a proposal for the shape that Internet-enabled ... More


Making it personal: Individualising activation services in the EU

Rik van Berkel and Ben Valkenburg (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347978
eISBN:
9781447302735
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347978.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Public social services are increasingly being individualised in order to better meet the differentiated needs of competent and independent citizens and to promote the effectiveness of social ... More


An Organizational Approach to Public Governance: Understanding and Design

Morten Egeberg and Jarle Trondal

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198825074
eISBN:
9780191863752
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825074.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Political science is often criticized for being insufficiently relevant for coping with governance challenges of our time. This book aims to fill this void by launching a general organizational ... More


The Role of Bureaucracy in Deregulation – The Case of Justice System Reform in Japan

Kahei Rokumoto

in Corporate Governance in Context: Corporations, States, and Markets in Europe, Japan, and the US

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199290703
eISBN:
9780191700576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199290703.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter presents a case study from Japan of the role played by a top bureaucrat in bringing about a major reform in public governance, namely the justice system reform (JSR). It is shown that ... More


Conclusion: Directions for Future Research and Practice

Peter Leisink, Lotte B. Andersen, Christian B. Jacobsen, Eva Knies, Gene A. Brewer, and Wouter Vandenabeele

in Managing for Public Service Performance: How People and Values Make a Difference

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780192893420
eISBN:
9780191914683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893420.003.0016
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Public Management

The concluding chapter synthesizes the insights and gives a comprehensive answer to the volume’s overall question. It sets directions for future research and discusses implications for public ... More


Placeholders: Engaging the Hayekian Critique of Financial Regulation

Annelise Riles

in Collateral Knowledge: Legal Reasoning in the Global Financial Markets

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226719320
eISBN:
9780226719344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226719344.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter provides a discussion of private and public governance by considering how private legal technique might translate into new public governance methods. The debate on the proper ... More


Legal Accountability and Social Justice

Colm O’Cinneide

in Accountability in the Contemporary Constitution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199670024
eISBN:
9780191749414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670024.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Legal accountability as a mode of public sector governance is not expected to play an active role in ensuring the fair and just distribution of resources. This paper makes the case for courts to play ... More


Reconnecting and extending the research agenda on children’s participation: mutual incentives and the participation chain

Alan Prout, Richard Simmons, and Johnston Birchall

in Children, young people and social inclusion: Participation for what?

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346629
eISBN:
9781447301820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346629.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

The emergence of participation as a theme in public service governance has attracted a good deal of research attention. This chapter focuses on two linked theoretical frameworks that have emerged ... More


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