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  1. Business Improvement Districts

    Research, Theories, and Controversies

    Edited by Goktug Morcol, Lorlene Hoyt, Jack W. Meek, Ulf Zimmermann

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Initiated and governed by property or business owners under the authorization of state and local governments, business improvement districts (BIDs) have received a very mixed reception. To some, they are innovative examples of self-governance and public-private partnerships; to others, they are yet...

    Published April 21st 2008 by Auerbach Publications

  2. The Death Penalty Today

    Edited by Robert M. Bohm

    More than 30 years after the US Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty, it is still plagued with egregious problems. Issues of wrongful conviction, inhumane practices, and its efficacy as a deterrent are hotly debated topics. As of August 2007, two-thirds of the world’s countries have abolished...

    Published April 11th 2008 by CRC Press

  3. Handbook of Employee Benefits and Administration

    By Christopher G. Reddick, Jerrell D. Coggburn

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Fiscal realities and changing social priorities are requiring a dramatic shift in the way that benefits are selected and awarded to employees, especially in the public sector. This means that public administrators and policy researchers must consider new parameters and contingencies, both financial...

    Published April 9th 2008 by CRC Press

  4. Conflict, Power, and the Landscape of Constitutionalism

    Edited by Gilles Tarabout, Ranabir Samaddar

    The book seeks to critically examine the implication of a constitution of law for a political society. It presents a collection of essays that seek to investigate how power acts on power, how limits produce excess, how separation of powers produces the union of powers (sanctified by the very...

    Published March 28th 2008 by Routledge India

  5. Handbook of Long-Term Care Administration and Policy

    Edited by Cynthia Massie Mara, Laura Olson

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Attitudes toward long-term care contain a strong residue of negativity in today’s society and current problems with the system augment such perceptions. Unless dealt with now, this will only get worse, as the 85-and-older crowd is the fastest growing part of the population, and the first wave of...

    Published March 27th 2008 by CRC Press

  6. Understanding E-Government

    Information Systems in Public Administration

    By Vincent Homburg

    Governments these days often boast about the efficiency of their electronic systems. Information communication technologies (ICTs) apparently allow public service to become cheaper, faster and more democratic. E-government has become another buzzword, the shining future of the public realm. Critics...

    Published March 26th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Government Budget Forecasting

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Jinping Sun, Thomas D. Lynch

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Revenue and expenditure forecasting plays an important role in public budgeting and financial management, particularly during times of financial constraint, when citizens impose greater accountability upon government to use taxpayer dollars more efficiently. Despite its significance, revenue and...

    Published March 26th 2008 by Auerbach Publications

  8. Health Capital and Sustainable Socioeconomic Development

    Edited by Patricia A. Cholewka, Mitra M. Motlagh

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Given ongoing worldwide calamities such as famine, natural disasters, and drug abuse, international attention has increasingly focused upon disease detection, prevention, containment, and treatment. Serving an unmet need in the marketplace, Health Capital and Sustainable Socioeconomic Development...

    Published March 10th 2008 by CRC Press

  9. Handbook of Administrative Reform

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Jerri Killian, Niklas Eklund

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    The field of public administration currently lacks sufficient resources for understanding the rationale, implications, and inherent practices of reforming government administration around the world.The Handbook of Administrative Reform satisfies this need by bringing together diverse international...

    Published February 21st 2008 by CRC Press

  10. Prostitution, Politics & Policy

    By Roger Matthews

    Prostitution has become an extremely topical issue in recent years and attention has focused both on the situation of female prostitutes and the adequacy of existing forms of regulation. Prostitution, Politics & Policy brings together the main debates and issues associated with...

    Published January 24th 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish