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Public administration Singapore-style

Author: Jon S T Quah
Publisher: Bingley, UK : Emerald, 2010.
Series: Research in public policy analysis and management, v. 19.
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Singapore was ranked first for the competence of its public officials from 1999 to 2002 by The Global Competitiveness Report. While research has been done on various aspects of public administration in Singapore, there is to date no comprehensive study of the Singapore Civil Service and the statutory boards and their contribution to the attainment of national development goals. The aim of this book is to rectify  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Quah, Jon S.T.
Public administration Singapore-style.
Bingley : Emerald, 2010
(OCoLC)495597898
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jon S T Quah
ISBN: 9781849509251 1849509255
OCLC Number: 649831440
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 311 pages).
Contents: Singapore's policy context --
The evolution of the Singapore Civil Service (1819-1959) --
Statutory boards --
The public service commission --
Compensation: paying for the "Best and Brightest" --
Administrative reform --
Implementing PS21 in the Singapore Civil Service --
Combating corruption --
The PAP government's philosophy of governance --
Public administration Singapore-style.
Series Title: Research in public policy analysis and management, v. 19.
Responsibility: by Jon S.T. Quah.

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Singapore was ranked first for the competence of its public officials from 1999 to 2002 by "The Global Competitiveness Report". This book intends to provide a detailed study of public administration  Read more...

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