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Forthcoming Public Administration & Management Books

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  1. Devolution and Public Policy

    Edited by Michael Keating, Nicola Mcewen

    The United Kingdom, Spain and Belgium have all undergone political devolution in recent years, with powers transferred from central government to regions and nations within these states. There is a rich literature on devolution, but surprisingly little on its consequences for public policy. This...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Tsunami of 2004 in Sri Lanka

    Impacts and Policy in the Shadow of Civil War

    Edited by Piers Blaikie

    This book is based on empirical research in Sri Lanka conducted after the catastrophic tsunami which hit the country in December 2004. The aims of the research have been to develop new knowledge on post-crisis reconstruction and recovery work, on how to bridge the knowledge gap between researchers...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Leadership and Place

    Edited by Chris Collinge, John Gibney

    Despite the radical transformation of society associated with globalisation, shifting patterns of demography and the revolution in information and communication technologies over the last two decades, we remain profoundly attached to place in economic, social, cultural and emotional terms. The idea...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Green vs. Green

    The Political, Legal, and Administrative Pitfalls Facing Green Energy Production

    By Ryan M. Yonk, Randy T. Simmons, Brian C. Steed

    Series: Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

    Renewable and carbon-neutral energy have been promoted as the future of energy production in the United States. Non-traditional energy sources show promise as alternatives to fossil fuels and may provide a sustainable source of energy in increasingly uncertain energy markets. However, these new...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Direct Democracy in the United States

    Petitioners as a Reflection of Society

    Edited by Shauna Reilly, Ryan M. Yonk

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    The increased use of direct democracy measures across the United States has brought attention to the individual petitioner however their motivations and goals continue to be an enigma. Drawing on behavioral, historical and legal analysis to provide a more concrete depiction of these individuals,...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The State and Security in Mexico

    Transformation and Crisis in Regional Perspective

    Edited by Brian Bow, Arturo Santa-Cruz

    Series: Routledge Studies in North American Politics

    At the turn of the millennium, Mexico seemed to have finally found its path to political and economic modernization; a state which had been deeply embedded in society was being pulled out, with new political leaders allowing market forces to play a greater role in guiding the nation’s economic...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Post-Kyoto Climate Governance

    Confronting the Politics of Scale, Ideology and Knowledge

    By Asim Zia

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    In the midst of human-induced global climate change, powerful industrialized nations and rapidly industrializing nations are still heavily dependent on fossil fuels. Even if we arrive at a Hubbert’s peak for oil extraction in the 21st century, the availability of technologically recoverable coal...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Non-Profit Organizations

    Real Issues for Public Administrators

    By Nicolas A. Valcik, Teodoro J. Benavides, Kimberly Scruton

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Written for practitioners and students alike, this book presents instructional case studies in non-profit management. Each chapter is a separate real-life case study that presents the organizational structure, an issue and its outcome, and a perspective on prevention, possible alternate resolution,...

    To Be Published April 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Retirement in Japan and South Korea

    The past, the present and the future of mandatory retirement

    Edited by Masa Higo, Thomas R. Klassen

    This book analyses reforms to retirement policies in Japan and South Korea, especially in the context of rapid population ageing. A defining feature of the labour markets and workplaces in these two nations, and the lives of workers and families, is involuntary retirement at relatively young ages....

    To Be Published April 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Themes in Economic Analysis

    Theory, Policy and Measurement

    Edited by Subrata Guha, Rajendra Prasad Kundu, S. Subramanian

    This volume covers a broad range of subjects in economic theory — institutions and efficiency, choice and value, policy and development, corruption, economic and social measurement. It discusses issues central to the Indian economy, efficiency of socio-economic institutions and measurement of...

    To Be Published April 26th 2015 by Routledge India