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Published: 01 June 2006

240 Pages | tables and figures


ISBN: 9780199269679

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The Politics of Public Service Bargains

Reward, Competency, Loyalty - and Blame

Christopher Hood and Martin Lodge

  • Advances understanding of executive government and changes within government systems
  • Based on empirical material from a variety of countries - both European and non-European, and developed and lesser-developed states
  • Examines key elements of the relationship between public servants and the wider political system under the rubrics of reward, competency, loyalty, and responsibility

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