The call to qreinvent governmentqato reform the government bureaucracy of the United Statesaresonates as loudly from elected officials as from the public. Examining the political and economic forces that have shaped the American civil service system from its beginnings in 1883 through today, the authors of this volume explain why, despite attempts at an overhaul, significant change in the bureaucracy remains a formidable challenge.Borcherding, Thomas E., ed. 1977. Budgets and bureaucrats: The sources of government growth. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Borcherding, Thomas E., Winston C. Bush, and Robert Spann. 1977. The effects of public spending of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Federal Civil Service System and the Problem of Bureaucracy|
|Author||:||Ronald N. Johnson, Gary D. Libecap|
|Publisher||:||University of Chicago Press - 2007-12-01|