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  1. Public Finance in Theory and Practice Second edition

    By Holley H. Ulbrich

    The events of the last decade have challenged the contemporary neo-classical synthesis in all branches of economics, but particularly public finance. The most notable feature of the 2nd edition of Public Finance in Theory and Practice is the infusion of behavioral economics throughout the text,...

    Published June 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  2. Energy Policy in the U.S.

    Politics, Challenges, and Prospects for Change

    By Laurance R. Geri, David E. McNabb

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    In an effort to provide greater awareness of the necessary policy decisions facing our elected and appointed officials, Energy Policy in the U.S.: Politics, Challenges, and Prospects for Change presents an overview of important energy policies and the policy process in the United States, including...

    Published June 3rd 2011 by CRC Press

  3. Policy Makers on Policy

    The Mais Lectures, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Forrest Capie, Geoffrey Wood

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Monetary policy is still one of the most contested areas of modern economics, and since the original publication of Policy Makers on Policy much has changed. This new edition collects contributions from leading policy makers and practitioners to reflect on the aims and objectives of monetary...

    Published June 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  4. Why Regions Matter: Small Worlds in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Ailsa Henderson

    Bringing together experts on regionalism and federalism this collection explores the impact of legislative regions on parties and voters. It reflects on the 1980 publication of Small Worlds by David Elkins and Richard Simeon, which outlined how and why voters and policies differ across Canadian...

    Published June 1st 2011 by Routledge

  5. Political Economy

    Edited by Norman Schofield, Dino Falaschetti, Andrew R. Rutten

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Until about two hundred years ago, almost everyone faced the prospect of a life that was poor, nasty, brutish, and short, with few if any prospects for betterment. For example, in today’s money, annual average per-capita income during the first millennium was constant at about $500. And most of the...

    Published May 25th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Ethics and Public Policy

    A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Jonathan Wolff

    Train crashes cause, on average, a handful of deaths each year in the UK. Technologies exist that would save the lives of some of those who die. Yet these technical innovations would cost hundreds of millions of pounds. Should we spend the money? How can we decide how to trade off life against...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Changing Governance and Public Policy in East Asia

    Edited by Ka Ho Mok, Ray Forrest

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    The search for good governance has become an increasingly important element of public policy and public management and is high on the political agenda of East Asian countries. The need for robust governance structures and institutions was brought into sharp focus by the Asian Financial Crisis which...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Evidence-Based Public Management: Practices, Issues and Prospects

    Practices, Issues and Prospects

    By Anna Shillabeer, Terry F. Buss, Denise M. Rousseau

    Evidence-based management (EBMgt) derives principles of good management from scientific research, meta-analysis, literature reviews, and case studies, and then translates them into practice. This book is the first systematic assessment of EBMgt and its potential application in public management....

    Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Public Administration

    An Introduction

    By Marc Holzer, Richard W Schwester

    Marc Holzer and Richard Schwester have written a fresh and highly engaging textbook for the introductory course in Public Administration. Their coverage is both comprehensive and cutting edge, not just including all the basic topics (OT, budgeting, HRM), but also reflecting new realities in public...

    Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Managing Spontaneous Community Volunteers in Disasters

    A Field Manual

    By Lisa Orloff

    While history has identified a need for improved coordination during emergencies, it has also demonstrated that community volunteers positively impact their neighborhoods during times of crisis. Laying out the rationale and process by which emergency managers, community leaders, and...

    Published April 25th 2011 by CRC Press