Positioning Markets and Governments in Public Management, 1st Edition

  • Helisse Levine
  • Karina Moreno
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  • ISBN-10: 1522541780
  • ISBN-13: 9781522541783
  • DDC: 320.6
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 294 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released January 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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States and markets are integrated segments of government that rely on one another for efficient operation. Research on the workings and happenings among these two entities is essential to ensure optimal functioning of public management and the political economy. This title is an advanced reference publication featuring the latest scholarly research on modern-day issues within political economy. Including coverage on a range of topics such as public policy, healthcare, and immigration, this book is ideally designed for professionals, researchers, and students interested in research and frameworks concerning governments and markets.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Public Policy and Administration (APPA) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Frameworks and Theoretical Perspectives.
1: States via Markets and Markets via States: Symbiosis and Change, Not Conflict.
2: Understanding the Relationship Between the State and Markets in Public Administration.
3: Consumer and Producer Theory.
4: Markets, Efficiency, and Governance.
5: The Role of Government in a Liberal Market Economy: A Double-Edge Sword.
6: Political Economy of Public Administration: Efficiency and Equity Tradeoff.
Matters of Public Policy and Management.
7: Healthcare in the United States: Achieving Fiscal Health in the Marketplace or Delivering a Sustainable Public Good?.
8: Private Prisons and the Shift in Marketplace From the War on Drugs to the War on Terror.
9: The Economic and Social Equity Challenges in Addressing Charter Schools in New York City.
10: Causes and Ramifications of Public Pension Fund Underfunding: A Case Study of the New Jersey Pension Funds.
11: The Inequity of User Fees and the Overreliance by Communities to Generate Revenue.
12: The Growing Separation Between Markets and Government: Factors Affecting and Solutions for Highway Infrastructure Financing.
13: Public-Private Partnerships in Global Health.
14: The Complexity Surrounding Market Rationale in Public Decision Making in the Twenty-First Century.
Global Perspectives: Looking Beyond the U.S..
15: Public Choice and Financing Local Government Fiscal Reform in Albania.
16: Unequal Opportunities and Inequitable Outcomes: Rethinking Education Finance Policy Design for a Global Society.
17: Enhancing Competitiveness of Public Utilities in Nigeria: The Case of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN).
Compilation of References.