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Noun1.public office - a position concerning the people as a whole
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
bully pulpit - a public office of sufficiently high rank that it provides the holder with an opportunity to speak out and be listened to on any matter; "the American presidency is a bully pulpit"
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This illustrious person had very usefully employed his studies, in finding out effectual remedies for all diseases and corruptions to which the several kinds of public administration are subject, by the vices or infirmities of those who govern, as well as by the licentiousness of those who are to obey.
These must be chiefly, if not wholly, effects of the unsteadiness and injustice with which a factious spirit has tainted our public administrations.
Chairman of the BiH Council of Ministers Denis Zvizdic stated that open and transparent public administration, efficient and simple procedures, and trained and professional civil servants were indispensable in order for all processes in BiH to be more efficient.
the purposes of this contract are as follows: to contribute to the horizontal public administration reform process (including territorial reform) in moldova (at central and local levels) in order to improve efficiency, Effectiveness and accountability of moldovan public administration, And to strengthen administrative capacity of moldovan public administration to meet the requirements of the association agenda especially in the context of further support to the development of the strategic framework for public administration reform, Better policymaking, Policy coordination, Restructuring, And modernisation of the administrative system.
Using Barley and Kunda's tripartite analytical scheme this paper tries to answer some questions about OD's trajectory in public administration scholarship starting in the 1970s.
Keywords: public administration, reforms, integration, RM, EU
Based on the Coordinating for Cohesion in the Public Sector of the Future (COCOPS) Top Executive Survey of 6,701 top public sector executives in 17 European countries, this volume examines their views on the state of public administration and administrative reform and its effects on performance, focusing on the impact of New Public Management-style reforms in relation to cohesion, and emerging reform approaches, particularly those after the 2008 financial crisis.
The conference is a joint initiative of the Aix Marseille University (AMU), European Group for Public Administration (EGPA) and Middle East and North Africa Public Administration Research (MENAPAR).
The editorial mission of this journal is to publish empirical, theoretical, and practitioner manuscripts which will advance the Business and Public Administration Disciplines.
The title of the book is drawn from the concept of modern public administration theory which emerged in 1980's with the outbreak of postmodernism.
In addition, with permanent reforms--especially with structural reforms in 1996 and 2009--and related to the growing public interest in ethical issues, public administration has sought to continuously improve its ethics (Jelovac, Van Der Wal and Jelovac, 2011; Kovac, 2013).
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