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Product Description: This work serves as a comprehensive collection of global scholarship regarding the vast fields of public administration and public policy. Written and edited by leading international scholars and practitioners, this exhaustive resource covers all areas of the twin fields of study...read more
By Ali Farazmand (editor)

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9783319209272, titled "Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance" | Springer Verlag, October 12, 2017, cover price $4300.00 | About this edition: This work serves as a comprehensive collection of global scholarship regarding the vast fields of public administration and public policy.

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9783319209296, titled "Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance" | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, October 12, 2017), cover price $6450.00 | About this edition: This work serves as a comprehensive collection of global scholarship regarding the vast fields of public administration and public policy.

Product Description: This book examines the interplay of professional norms and political accountability in the process of making decisions about whether, how, and how much debt governments should incur. Particular focus is given to the divide between official stipulated norms and implicit negotiated norms shaped by stakeholder expectations...read more

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9781137578617 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 7, 2017, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This book examines the interplay of professional norms and political accountability in the process of making decisions about whether, how, and how much debt governments should incur.

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Product Description: Over the past couple of decades, differentials in the level of private contributions to charitable organizations have become a central matter of public policy. Because private charitable contributions finance many socially valuable activities (for example, education and the arts), many governments have tried to boost private philanthropy through various active policy interventions...read more
By Camille Landais (editor)

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9780198723660 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Over the past couple of decades, differentials in the level of private contributions to charitable organizations have become a central matter of public policy.

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Product Description: This book covers a broad range of the most challenging topics in US international taxation laws before breaking into separate discussions of the issues related to both inbound and outbound taxes. Real examples and selected seminal cases are analysed at the end of each chapter to simplify even the most abstract tax provisions...read more

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9781349949342 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 16, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book covers a broad range of the most challenging topics in US international taxation laws before breaking into separate discussions of the issues related to both inbound and outbound taxes.

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Product Description: This edited volume addresses how the state system, the organizing political institution in world politics, copes with challenges of rapid change, unanticipated crises, and general turmoil in the twenty-first century. These disruptions are occurring against the background of declining US influence and the rising power of countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America...read more
By Vicki L. Golich (editor), Vidya Nadkarni (editor) and Norma C. Noonan (editor)

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9781137492647 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 3, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This edited volume addresses how the state system, the organizing political institution in world politics, copes with challenges of rapid change, unanticipated crises, and general turmoil in the twenty-first century.

Product Description: This edited volume addresses how the state system, the organizing political institution in world politics, copes with challenges of rapid change, unanticipated crises, and general turmoil in the twenty-first century. These disruptions are occurring against the background of declining US influence and the rising power of countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America...read more
By Vidya Nadkarni (editor) and Norma C. Noonan (editor)

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9781349696895 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 2, 2016), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This edited volume addresses how the state system, the organizing political institution in world politics, copes with challenges of rapid change, unanticipated crises, and general turmoil in the twenty-first century.

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Product Description: Filling a gap in project management literature, this book supplies managers and administrators―at all levels of government―with expert guidance on all aspects of public sector project management. From properly allocating risks in drafting contracts to dealing with downsized staffs and privatized services, this book clearly explains the technical concepts and the political issues public managers need to understand...read more

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9781498707428 | 2 revised edition (Taylor & Francis, September 14, 2016), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Filling a gap in project management literature, this book supplies managers and administrators―at all levels of government―with expert guidance on all aspects of public sector project management.
9781420088731 | 1 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, March 23, 2010), cover price $87.95 | About this edition: Filling a gap in project management literature, Managing Public Sector Projects: A Strategic Framework for Success in an Era of Downsized Government supplies managers and administrators―at all levels of government―with expert guidance on all aspects of public sector project management.

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Product Description: Why is Europe's great monetary endeavor, the Euro, in trouble? A string of economic difficulties in Greece, Ireland, Spain, Italy, and other Eurozone nations has left observers wondering whether the currency union can survive. In this book, Markus Brunnermeier, Harold James, and Jean-Pierre Landau argue that the core problem with the Euro lies in the philosophical differences between the founding countries of the Eurozone, particularly Germany and France...read more

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9780691172927 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Why is Europe's great monetary endeavor, the Euro, in trouble?

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Product Description: From the New York Times bestselling author of This Time Is Different, “a fascinating and important book” (Ben Bernanke) about the surprising reasons why paper money lies at the heart of many of the world’s most difficult problemsThe world is drowning in cash―and it’s making us poorer and less safe...read more

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9780691172132 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of This Time Is Different, “a fascinating and important book” (Ben Bernanke) about the surprising reasons why paper money lies at the heart of many of the world’s most difficult problemsThe world is drowning in cash―and it’s making us poorer and less safe.

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Product Description: This textbook uses modern political economy to introduce students of political science, government, economics, and public policy to the politics of the policymaking process. The book's distinct political economy approach has two virtues...read more

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9780691168739 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This textbook uses modern political economy to introduce students of political science, government, economics, and public policy to the politics of the policymaking process.

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9780691168746 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, August 30, 2016), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This textbook uses modern political economy to introduce students of political science, government, economics, and public policy to the politics of the policymaking process.

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Product Description: The second edition of Government Contracting: Promises and Perils picks up where the first edition’s mission left off: exposing fraud, incompetence, waste, and abuse (FIWA) and analyzing corruption, mismanagement, and ineptitude that defile government contracting...read more

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9781498738071 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, August 11, 2016), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: The second edition of Government Contracting: Promises and Perils picks up where the first edition’s mission left off: exposing fraud, incompetence, waste, and abuse (FIWA) and analyzing corruption, mismanagement, and ineptitude that defile government contracting.

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Product Description: Although citizen engagement is a core public service value, few public administrators receive training on how to share leadership with people outside the government. Participatory Budgeting in the United States serves as a primer for those looking to understand a classic example of participatory governance, engaging local citizens in examining budgetary constraints and priorities before making recommendations to local government...read more

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9781498742078 | Routledge, August 15, 2016, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Although citizen engagement is a core public service value, few public administrators receive training on how to share leadership with people outside the government.

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Product Description: The global financial crisis hit the world in a remarkable way in late 2008. Many governments and private sector organizations, who had considered Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) to be their future, were forced to rethink their strategy in the wake of the crisis, as a lot of the available private funding upon which PPPs relied, was suddenly no longer available to the same extent...read more
By Graeme Hodge (editor)

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9781138206045 | Reprint edition (Routledge, August 7, 2016), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The global financial crisis hit the world in a remarkable way in late 2008.

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Product Description: The current economic and political climate places ever greater pressure on public organizations to deliver services in a cost-efficient way. Focused on the costs of service delivery, governments across the world have introduced a series of business like practices – from performance management to public-private partnership – in the belief that these will increase the efficiency of their public services...read more

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9780415501347 | Routledge, December 20, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The current economic and political climate places ever greater pressure on public organizations to deliver services in a cost-efficient way.

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9781138206120 | Reprint edition (Routledge, August 7, 2016), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The current economic and political climate places ever greater pressure on public organizations to deliver services in a cost-efficient way.

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Product Description: The economic crisis of 2008-2009 and beyond has provided the greatest challenge to public policy in the developed world since the Second World War, as the use of public monies to support banks and declining tax revenues have resulted in rising government borrowing and national debt...read more

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9781138205970 | Reprint edition (Routledge, August 7, 2016), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The economic crisis of 2008-2009 and beyond has provided the greatest challenge to public policy in the developed world since the Second World War, as the use of public monies to support banks and declining tax revenues have resulted in rising government borrowing and national debt.

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Product Description: This book draws on financial, economic, and management theory in its exploration of the theory underlying risk and risk management at both micro- and macroeconomic levels. It has a particular reference to the public financial sector...read more
By Konrad Raczkowski (editor)

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9783319308760 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 12, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This book draws on financial, economic, and management theory in its exploration of the theory underlying risk and risk management at both micro- and macroeconomic levels.

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Product Description: Sovereign Debt and Credit Rating Bias rejects the notion that credit rating agencies' rigorous and transparent determination of ratings leaves no room for bias, and debunks the myth that the value CRAs place on their reputational capital precludes prolonged biases...read more

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9781349679546 | Palgrave Pivot, July 31, 2016, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Sovereign Debt and Credit Rating Bias rejects the notion that credit rating agencies' rigorous and transparent determination of ratings leaves no room for bias, and debunks the myth that the value CRAs place on their reputational capital precludes prolonged biases.

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Product Description: Over several decades there have been major changes to the way public economists investigate behavioral responses to taxation. This includes areas such as the supply of labour, charitable giving, savings, capital gains realizations, mobility, bequests, family structure, reported income and tax evasion...read more

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9781784712198 | Edward Elgar Pub, July 27, 2016, cover price $470.00 | About this edition: Over several decades there have been major changes to the way public economists investigate behavioral responses to taxation.

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Product Description: Triggered by the US subprime mortgage crisis in 2007, the Financial Tsunami is the most serious global financial crisis since the Great Depression. This book studies financial stability in terms of its determining factors, causal mechanisms and institutional requirements...read more

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9789813109056 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, July 20, 2016, cover price $144.00 | About this edition: Triggered by the US subprime mortgage crisis in 2007, the Financial Tsunami is the most serious global financial crisis since the Great Depression.

Product Description: This book provides a detailed discussion of some commonly used methods and techniques in budgeting, including simple economic base models, basic time-series models, causal forecasting models, capital-rationing models, and budget allocation models...read more

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9781482214246 | CRC Pr I Llc, July 15, 2016, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: This book provides a detailed discussion of some commonly used methods and techniques in budgeting, including simple economic base models, basic time-series models, causal forecasting models, capital-rationing models, and budget allocation models.

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Product Description: A comprehensive study of the development of the expenditure management system in India from the colonial times to the present that is substantially different from any of the previously published works. It provides a detailed discussion of the administrative, economic and political factors that play a major role in the determination of public expenditures, at the program and aggregate levels, and in the delivery of public services...read more

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9789332703308 | Academic Foundation, July 1, 2016, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive study of the development of the expenditure management system in India from the colonial times to the present that is substantially different from any of the previously published works.

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Product Description: In this book, sociologists, philosophers, and economists investigate the conceptual issues around the performativity of economics over a variety of disciplinary contexts and provide new case studies illuminating this phenomenon. In featuring the latest contributions to the performativity debate the book revives discussion of the fundamental questions: What precise meaning can we attribute to the notion of performativity? What empirical evidence can help us recognize economics as performative? And what consequences does performativity have for contemporary societies? The contributions demonstrate how performativity can serve as a powerful conceptual resource in dealing with economic knowledge, as an inspiring framework for investigating performative practices, and as an engine of discovery for thinking of the economic proper...read more
By Ekaterina Svetlova (editor)

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9781137492104 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 6, 2016, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: In this book, sociologists, philosophers, and economists investigate the conceptual issues around the performativity of economics over a variety of disciplinary contexts and provide new case studies illuminating this phenomenon.

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9781349696819 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 28, 2016), cover price $139.00 | About this edition: In this book, sociologists, philosophers, and economists investigate the conceptual issues around the performativity of economics over a variety of disciplinary contexts and provide new case studies illuminating this phenomenon.

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Product Description: Governments today in both Europe and the United States have succeeded in casting government spending as reckless wastefulness that has made the economy worse. In contrast, they have advanced a policy of draconian budget cuts—austerity—to solve the financial crisis...read more
By Fred Stella (narrator)

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9781522669807 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 21, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Governments today in both Europe and the United States have succeeded in casting government spending as reckless wastefulness that has made the economy worse.

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Product Description: This volume aims to discuss the current research, theory, methodology and applications of macropreudential regulation and policy for the Islamic financial industry. Published in cooperation with the Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI), this book features contributions from a workshop presented in collaboration with the University College of Bahrain (UCB) in Manama, Bahrain, aimed to bring together experts in Islamic banking and regulation and financial economics...read more
By Sutan Emir Hidayat (editor)

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9783319304434 | Springer Verlag, June 10, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This volume aims to discuss the current research, theory, methodology and applications of macropreudential regulation and policy for the Islamic financial industry.

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Product Description: The sharing economy's unique customer-to-company exchange is possible because of the way in which money has evolved. These transactions have not always been as fluid as they are today, and they are likely to become even more fluid...read more

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9780231173728 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 14, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The sharing economy's unique customer-to-company exchange is possible because of the way in which money has evolved.

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