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Title Managing under austerity, delivering under pressure : performance and productivity in public service / editors John Wanna, Hsu-Ann Lee, Sophie Yates.

Publication Info. Acton, A.C.T. : ANU Press, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource.
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Series Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG)
Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part 1. The imperative to improve productivity and performance. -- 1. Delivering under pressure: public service, productivity and performance -- 2. Getting leaner, smarter and more effective: opportunities and constraints for government under austerity -- 3. Public sector productivity: puzzles, conundrums, dilemmas and their solutions -- 4. Measuring and improving government performance: learning from recent US experience -- 5. Performance management: creating high performance, not high anxiety -- 6. Reviewing performance to improve delivery: key insights from two auditors-general -- part 2. The need for governments to innovate -- 7. Innovation in the public sector: beyond the rhetoric to a genuine 'learning culture' -- 8. Unleashing change in government -- 9. Eight-and-a-half-propositions to stimulate frugal innovation in public services -- 10. Strategic advice to the public service facing austerity -- 11. Can 'nudging' change behaviour? using 'behavioural insights' to improve program redesign -- part 3. Collaboration with the private and third sectors -- 12. Frugal innovation: beyond the concepts of 'public' and 'private' -- 13. The road to genuine partnerships with the third sector: are we there yet? -- 14. Developing social benefit bonds in Australia: the NSW family and community services experience -- 15. Situating mutuals in the Australian public sector context.
Language English.
Subject Public administration -- Australia.
Public administration -- New Zealand.
Finance, Public -- Australia.
Finance, Public -- New Zealand.
Civil service -- Labor productivity -- Australia.
Civil service -- Labor productivity -- New Zealand.
Australia -- Appropriations and expenditures.
New Zealand -- Appropriations and expenditures.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Affairs & Administration.
Civil service -- Labor productivity. (OCoLC)fst00862773
Expenditures, Public. (OCoLC)fst00918345
Finance, Public. (OCoLC)fst00924477
Public administration. (OCoLC)fst01081976
Australia. (OCoLC)fst01204543
New Zealand. (OCoLC)fst01204542
Indexed Term Australian
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Wanna, John, editor.
Lee, Hsu-Ann, editor.
Yates, Sophie (Research fellow), editor.
Other Form: Print version: Managing under austerity, delivering under pressure. 2015 9781925022667 1925022668 (DLC) 2015514906 (OCoLC)909778158
ISBN 9781925022674 (electronic bk.)
1925022676 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000054800955
AU@ 000058376364
DEBBG BV044052921
GBVCP 1008663778
AU@ 000062467080

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