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  1. Modern Public Economics Second Edition

    By Raghbendra Jha

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    In recent times not only have traditional areas of public economics such as taxation, public expenditure, public sector pricing, benefit cost analysis, and fiscal federalism thrown up new challenges but entirely new areas of research and inquiry have emerged. This second edition builds upon the...

    Published October 12th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Public Sector Economics

    Edited by Richard W. Tresch

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    How does government taxing and spending affect an economy, and how can we determine whether government policies promote a society’s economic objectives? What economic activities should governments undertake? Should they do less? How should an optimal tax system be designed? What information is...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Financial Sector Reform and the International Integration of China

    Edited by Zhongmin Wu

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China's economy, which continues to grow rapidly, is having an ever greater impact on the rest of the world. This impact is likely to be felt increasingly in the financial sector where China's foreign currency reserves, fuelled by the huge trade surplus, are a very significant factor in world...

    Published April 14th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Budgetary Politics in American Governments

    5th Edition

    By James J. Gosling

    The public budgeting process intensifies political competition at all levels of the U.S. federal system. Gosling clearly explains the intergovernmental dynamics of the actors, institutions, and processes of U.S. public budgeting at the local, state, and federal levels—both now and through changes...

    Published February 18th 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Official History of Privatisation Vol. I

    The formative years 1970-1987

    By David Parker

    Series: Government Official History Series

    This first volume of the Official History studies the background to privatisation, and the privatisations of the first two Conservative Governments led by Margaret Thatcher from May 1979 to June 1987. First commissioned by the then Prime Minister Tony Blair as an authoritative history, this volume...

    Published January 18th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Governmental Accounting

    Edited by Frederic Bogui

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Demystifying a growing and dynamic field, Handbook of Governmental Accounting reflects the increasing complexity of this area, enabling readers to grasp the intricate accounting that is involved as government expenditures multiply and governments engage in progressively complex transactions....

    Published December 18th 2008 by CRC Press

  7. Contracting for Services in State and Local Government Agencies

    By William Sims Curry

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    The First Complete Contracting Reference/ Textbook for State and Local Agencies Federal contracting officials have a comprehensive resource in the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) to guide them through the arduous contracting process; however, until now there has been no such counterpart for...

    Published November 4th 2008 by CRC Press

  8. Paying for Progress in China

    Public Finance, Human Welfare and Changing Patterns of Inequality

    Edited by Vivienne Shue, Christine Wong

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    China’s stunning record of economic development since the 1970s has been marred by an increasingly obvious gap between the country’s ‘haves’ and its ‘have-nots’. While people living in some parts of the country have enjoyed dramatically improved conditions of life, those in other districts and...

    Published September 22nd 2008 by Routledge

  9. International Handbook of Public Procurement

    Edited by Khi V. Thai

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Since the 1990s, government at all levels is under increasing pressure to do more with less. However, despite the U.S. government spending about 15 to 20 percent of its GDP on contracts for goods and services, there is a paucity of reference books for public procurement officials and very few...

    Published August 27th 2008 by Auerbach Publications

  10. State and Local Pension Fund Management

    By Jun Peng

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Intense media coverage of the public pension funding crisis continues to fuel heightened awareness in and debate over public pension benefits. With over $3 trillion in assets currently under management, the ramifications of poor oversight are severe. It is important that practitioners, researchers,...

    Published August 20th 2008 by Auerbach Publications