ABSTRACT

Now in its third edition, Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy remains the definitive source for article-length presentations spanning the fields of public administration and public policy. It includes entries for:

  • Budgeting
  • Bureaucracy
  • Conflict resolution
  • Countries and regions
  • Court administration
  • Gender issues
  • Health care
  • Human resource management
  • Law
  • Local government
  • Methods
  • Organization
  • Performance
  • Policy areas
  • Policy-making process
  • Procurement
  • State government
  • Theories

This revamped five-volume edition is a reconceptualization of the first edition by Jack Rabin. It incorporates over 225 new entries and over 100 revisions, including a range of contributions and updates from the renowned academic and practitioner leaders of today as well as the next generation of top scholars. The entries address topics in clear and coherent language and include references to additional sources for further study.

chapter |7 pages

Accountability

chapter |13 pages

Accountability: Ethics and

chapter |8 pages

Accountability: Measurement of

chapter |5 pages

Accountability: Public Reporting

chapter |6 pages

Accounting: Financial

chapter |7 pages

Addams, Jane

chapter |4 pages

Administrative Discretion

chapter |7 pages

Agenda Setting

chapter |4 pages

Agricultural Policy

chapter |5 pages

Argyris, Chris

chapter |7 pages

Auditing

chapter |6 pages

Balanced Scorecard

chapter |8 pages

Bangladesh

chapter |4 pages

Belgium

chapter |6 pages

Benchmarking

chapter |3 pages

Bond Ratings

chapter |4 pages

Bond Valuation

chapter |5 pages

Bozeman, Barry

chapter |6 pages

Brazil: Bolsa Família

chapter |3 pages

Brazil: Participatory Budgeting

chapter |6 pages

Budget Reform

chapter |6 pages

Budget Stabilization Fund

chapter |4 pages

Budgeting: Allocation Formula

chapter |7 pages

Budgeting: Ethics of

chapter |5 pages

Budgeting: Incrementalism

chapter |3 pages

Budgeting: Performance-Based

chapter |6 pages

Budgeting: Rebudgeting

chapter |4 pages

Budgeting: Target-Based

chapter |4 pages

Budgeting: Zero-Base

chapter |9 pages

Bulgaria

chapter |4 pages

Bureaucracy: Perspectives

chapter |6 pages

Bureaucracy: Red Tape

chapter |5 pages

Bureaucracy: Street-Level

chapter |5 pages

Bureaucratic Politics

chapter |5 pages

Bureaucratic Reform

chapter |7 pages

Capital Budgeting

chapter |4 pages

Capital Purchases

chapter |2 pages

Career Development

chapter |6 pages

China: Water Issues

chapter |11 pages

Citizen Participation

chapter |4 pages

City Government

chapter |7 pages

Civic Duty

chapter |6 pages

Civil Disobedience

chapter |2 pages

Civil Service

chapter |8 pages

Civil Society

chapter |5 pages

Collaborative Governance

chapter |7 pages

Collective Bargaining

chapter |3 pages

Council–Manager Government

chapter |15 pages

Counterintelligence

chapter |7 pages

County Government

chapter |9 pages

Court Budgeting

chapter |5 pages

Court Unification

chapter |12 pages

Covert Action

chapter |6 pages

Criminal Justice Policy

chapter |5 pages

Customer Service

chapter |5 pages

Data Integrity

chapter |4 pages

Debt Issuance

chapter |6 pages

Decision Making: Rational

chapter |3 pages

Decision Making: Uncertainty

chapter |7 pages

Decision-Making Models

chapter |6 pages

Defense Acquisition

chapter |2 pages

Denhardt, Robert B.

chapter |6 pages

Development Impact Fees

chapter |3 pages

Development Policy

chapter |7 pages

Development Subsidies

chapter |4 pages

Dewey, John

chapter |7 pages

Disability Policy

chapter |6 pages

Diversity

chapter |5 pages

East Asia: E-Government

chapter |7 pages

East Asia: Environmental Protection

chapter |4 pages

Economic Efficiency

chapter |3 pages

Edelman, Marion Wright

chapter |4 pages

Education Policy

chapter |5 pages

Education: School Violence

chapter |8 pages

Emergency Operations Center

chapter |4 pages

Environmental Ethics

chapter |4 pages

Environmental Policy

chapter |6 pages

Environmental Policy: U.S.

chapter |8 pages

Ethical Competence

chapter |4 pages

Ethical Management

chapter |7 pages

Ethics and Accounting

chapter |5 pages

Ethics and Public Policy

chapter |4 pages

Ethics: Administrative Evil

chapter |7 pages

Ethics: Crisis Management

chapter |2 pages

Ethics: Deontology

chapter |4 pages

Ethics: Standards of Conduct

chapter |5 pages

Ethics: Truthfulness and Lying

chapter |3 pages

Ethinomics

chapter |3 pages

Fesler, James W.

chapter |7 pages

Finance: Arbitrage

chapter |4 pages

Finance: Asset Pricing

chapter |3 pages

Finance: Futures and Options

chapter |6 pages

Finance: Risk Pools

chapter |11 pages

Finance: Seasonality

chapter |4 pages

Finance: Working Capital

chapter |7 pages

Financial Condition

chapter |7 pages

Financial Emergencies

chapter |7 pages

Financial Statement Analysis

chapter |2 pages

Finer, Herman

chapter |5 pages

Fiscal Impact Analysis

chapter |9 pages

Fiscal Sustainability

chapter |8 pages

Fiscal Transparency

chapter |8 pages

Follett, Mary Parker

chapter |4 pages

Foreign Policy Analysis

chapter |4 pages

Forms of Government

chapter |4 pages

Frederickson, H. George

chapter |2 pages

Friedrich, Carl

chapter |4 pages

Gaus, John

chapter |7 pages

Globalization and Media

chapter |5 pages

Governance Myths

chapter |4 pages

Greece

chapter |9 pages

Greece: Welfare State

chapter |5 pages

Healthcare Decision Making

chapter |5 pages

Healthcare Policy

chapter |6 pages

Honduras: Police Reform

chapter |5 pages

Human Resource Planning

chapter |4 pages

Human Rights and Businesses

chapter |6 pages

Humanitarian Intervention

chapter |5 pages

Immigration Policy

chapter |6 pages

Impasse Resolution Procedures

chapter |6 pages

Information Warfare

chapter |5 pages

Intelligence Cycle

chapter |7 pages

Intelligence-Led Policing

chapter |7 pages

Intelligence: Ethics in

chapter |19 pages

Intelligence: U.S. History

chapter |4 pages

Iran—Contra Affair

chapter |9 pages

Islamic Law

chapter |6 pages

Israel: Public Law

chapter |6 pages

Jacobs, Jane

chapter |4 pages

Joint Ventures

chapter |4 pages

Judicial Ethics

chapter |5 pages

Judicial Independence

chapter |5 pages

Lasswell, Harold D.

chapter |6 pages

Leadership in Local Government

chapter |6 pages

Leadership: Organizational

chapter |4 pages

Learning Organizations

chapter |6 pages

Local Government: Annexation

chapter |5 pages

Local Government: Home Rule

chapter |4 pages

Local Government: Representation

chapter |6 pages

Management: Control Systems

chapter |5 pages

Management: Internal Controls

chapter |4 pages

Middle East: Corruption

chapter |5 pages

Middle East: Regulatory Policy

chapter |4 pages

Military Enlistment

chapter |6 pages

Military Ethics

chapter |6 pages

Military Readiness

chapter |6 pages

Military Sociology

chapter |5 pages

Motivation

chapter |4 pages

Municipal Bond Markets: Refunding

chapter |6 pages

Municipal Debt

chapter |4 pages

Municipal Securities

chapter |4 pages

Networks: Organizational

chapter |6 pages

Nonprofit Organizations

chapter |3 pages

Operations Research

chapter |4 pages

Organization Development

chapter |5 pages

Organization Theory

chapter |5 pages

Organizational Capacity

chapter |6 pages

Organizational Commitment

chapter |5 pages

Organizational Culture

chapter |10 pages

Pakistan

chapter |7 pages

Peacekeeping Operations

chapter |4 pages

Pensions: Fund Management

chapter |5 pages

Performance Audits