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If We Can Put a Man on the Moon Getting Big Things Done in Government

Author: William D Eggers; John O'Leary
Publisher: Boston Harvard Business Review Press 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The American people are frustrated with their government-dismayed by a series of high-profile failures (Iraq, Katrina, the financial meltdown) that seems to just keep getting longer. Yet our nation has a proud history of great achievements: victory in World War II, our national highway system, welfare reform, the moon landing. We need more successes like these to reclaim government's legacy of competence. In If We  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William D Eggers; John O'Leary
ISBN: 9781422155127 1422155129 9781422166369 1422166368
OCLC Number: 1016145087
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (255 Seiten)

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The American people are frustrated with their government. Yet the US has a proud history of great achievements: victory in World War II, the national highway system, welfare reform, the moon landing.  Read more...

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"Eggers and O'Leary may have created a new genre--the Government Policy Thriller. We couldn't get enough of the stories--good policies gone bad, great ideas that flew off the rails, and, Read more...

 
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