Rethinking democratic accountability
By: Behn, Robert D.Material type: BookPublisher: Washington Brookings Institution Press 2001Description: viii,317p.Subject(s): Administrative responsibility -- United States | Administrative agencies -- United States -- Management | United States -- Officials and employees -- Discipline | United States -- Officials and employees -- Rating ofGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 352.350973
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
What do we mean by accountability, anyway? -- Performance and the new public management -- The traditional, public-administration paradigm of accountability -- The questions of democratic accountability -- Discretion and trust -- Retrospective accountability for performance -- A new compact of mutual, collective responsibility -- The cooperation challenge -- Fostering cooperation with conventions and norms -- Evolving a charter agency -- 360-degree accountability for performance.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF reader (latest version recommended); Internet Explorer or other browser (latest version recommended).