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Published: 04 March 2004

264 Pages


ISBN: 9780199269068

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Building the New Managerialist State

Consultants and the Politics of Public Sector Reform in Comparative Perspective

Denis Saint-Martin

  • Comparative study of public sector reform in Britain, France, and Canada
  • Analyses the influential role of management consultants
  • Examines trends over the last forty years, culminating in the 'new managerialism' of the 1990s
  • Winner of Best Book Award 2002, Academy of Management (Public and Nonprofit Sector Division)

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