skip to content
Puzzles of productivity in public organizations Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Puzzles of productivity in public organizations

Author: Norman Thomas Uphoff
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : ICS Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Puzzles of productivity in public organizations.
San Francisco, Calif. : ICS Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)680496584
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Thomas Uphoff
ISBN: 1558152911 9781558152915
OCLC Number: 29564349
Description: xii, 266 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Reassessing development administration : puzzles of productivity / Norman Uphoff --
Analyzing and closing the performance gap in Bangladesh : three approaches / Harry W. Blair --
Management and productivity in Kenyan state enterprises / David K. Leonard --
Mentalité, rationality, and productivity : Sandinista administration of state enterprises in Nicaragua / Forrest D. Colburn --
Donor support for decentralization in Peru in control-oriented bureaucracies / Gregory D. Schmidt --
Dealing with gaps in public sector performance : institutional development experience of the World Bank / Arturo Israel --
The strategic setting of administrative reform : thoughts on roles and crusts / John D. Montgomery --
Alternative understandings of performance gaps / Louise G. White --
Effectiveness versus efficiency in organizations : insights from strategic management / Arthur A. Goldsmith --
Advantages and disadvantages of hierarchy : exploring the limits of bureaucratic reorientation and reform / Norman K. Nicholson --
Revisiting institution building : how organizations become institutions ; Applied organization theory in development administration / Norman Uphoff.
Responsibility: edited by Norman Uphoff.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29564349> # Puzzles of productivity in public organizations
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "29564349" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Place/san_francisco_calif> ; # San Francisco, Calif.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Topic/public_administration_developing_countries_case_studies> ; # Public administration--Developing countries--Case studies
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242969> ; # Developing countries.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/351.001091724/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Topic/government_productivity_developing_countries> ; # Government productivity--Developing countries
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/945463> ; # Government productivity
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Topic/government_productivity_developing_countries_case_studies> ; # Government productivity--Developing countries--Case studies
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1081976> ; # Public administration
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010108816> ; # Public administration--Developing countries
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Person/uphoff_norman_thomas> ; # Norman Thomas Uphoff
   schema:copyrightYear "1994" ;
   schema:datePublished "1994" ;
   schema:description "Reassessing development administration : puzzles of productivity / Norman Uphoff -- Analyzing and closing the performance gap in Bangladesh : three approaches / Harry W. Blair -- Management and productivity in Kenyan state enterprises / David K. Leonard -- Mentalité, rationality, and productivity : Sandinista administration of state enterprises in Nicaragua / Forrest D. Colburn -- Donor support for decentralization in Peru in control-oriented bureaucracies / Gregory D. Schmidt -- Dealing with gaps in public sector performance : institutional development experience of the World Bank / Arturo Israel -- The strategic setting of administrative reform : thoughts on roles and crusts / John D. Montgomery -- Alternative understandings of performance gaps / Louise G. White -- Effectiveness versus efficiency in organizations : insights from strategic management / Arthur A. Goldsmith -- Advantages and disadvantages of hierarchy : exploring the limits of bureaucratic reorientation and reform / Norman K. Nicholson -- Revisiting institution building : how organizations become institutions ; Applied organization theory in development administration / Norman Uphoff."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/31367818> ;
   schema:genre "Case studies"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/680496584> ;
   schema:name "Puzzles of productivity in public organizations"@en ;
   schema:productID "29564349" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29564349#PublicationEvent/san_francisco_calif_ics_press_1994> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Agent/ics_press> ; # ICS Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781558152915> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29564349> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Person/uphoff_norman_thomas> # Norman Thomas Uphoff
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Uphoff" ;
   schema:givenName "Norman Thomas" ;
   schema:name "Norman Thomas Uphoff" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Place/san_francisco_calif> # San Francisco, Calif.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "San Francisco, Calif." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Topic/government_productivity_developing_countries> # Government productivity--Developing countries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85056092> ;
   schema:name "Government productivity--Developing countries"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Topic/government_productivity_developing_countries_case_studies> # Government productivity--Developing countries--Case studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Government productivity--Developing countries--Case studies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/31367818#Topic/public_administration_developing_countries_case_studies> # Public administration--Developing countries--Case studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Public administration--Developing countries--Case studies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010108816> # Public administration--Developing countries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Public administration--Developing countries"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1081976> # Public administration
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Public administration"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242969> # Developing countries.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Developing countries." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/945463> # Government productivity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Government productivity"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781558152915>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1558152911" ;
   schema:isbn "9781558152915" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/680496584>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Puzzles of productivity in public organizations." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29564349> ; # Puzzles of productivity in public organizations
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.