In this chapter, the following content will be discussed: Give a brief overview of different views of the role of government in the economy, list key issues confronting Southern African governments regarding their role in the economy, distinguish between the main institutional categories of the public sector, discuss the salient features of and trends in the size and composition of the South African public sector, discuss various aspects of the relationship between the public sector and the rest of the economy.
The Handbook of Public Sector Economics
is first and foremost a
textbook for graduate students in public administration and public
policy. Although most handbooks are used as reference texts, this
particular handbook was proposed and written as a textbook to be
used as the primary book in a graduate public economics course or
an important secondary or supplementary book in a public finance
or public policy course in a program where a course in public economics
is not offered.
We successfully built capacity of a team of public sector health care workers to provide integrated coaching in both clinical skills and QI across a province. The PCT is a feasible and effective model to spread and sustain quality activities and improve HIV care services in a decentralized rural setting.
This volume provides an analytical framework and operational approaches needed for the implementation of results-based accountability. The volume makes a major contribution to the literature on public management and evaluation. Major subject areas covered in this book include: performance based accountability,
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về sinh học được đăng trên tạp chí sinh học quốc tế đề tài : Contracting private sector providers for public sector health services in Jalisco, Mexico: perspectives of system actors
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về hóa học được đăng trên tạp chí sinh học đề tài : The importance of clinic attendance in the first six months on antiretroviral treatment: a retrospective analysis at a large public sector HIV clinic in South Africa
Đề tài Managing Successful Organizational Change in the Public Sector nêu lý thuyết về thay đổi tổ chức ở những tổ chức công, các nhân tố đóng góp vào sự thay đổi thành công. Có rất nhiều lý thuyết về thay đổi tổ chức, giúp chúng ta có cái nhìn sâu vào bản chất của thay đổi tổ chức, nguyên nhân của thay đổi và vai trò của các nhà quản lý trong quá trình thay đổi.
Tuyển tập báo cáo các nghiên cứu khoa học quốc tế ngành y học dành cho các bạn tham khảo đề tài: Circumcision for prevention against HIV: marked seasonal variation in demand and potential public sector readiness in Soweto, South Africa
The public service is being transformed as reform is occurring at all levels
of government both here and abroad. Although some of the changes
address narrow, specific issues, increasingly more radical innovations are
commonplace. A key example is the effort to modify or eliminate the
distinguishing characteristic of the merit system: safeguarding the independence
of the public servant corps from political influence.
The globalization of information¡Xsatellite TV, internet, phone and fax¡Xserve to enhance citizens¡¦ awareness of their rights, obligations, options and alternatives and strengthens demands for greater accountability from the public sector. However, the power of accountability is significantly reduced if citizens are unable to measure their government¡¦s performance in a meaningful way, which is precisely the topic of this timely book.
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học Wertheim cung cấp cho các bạn kiến thức về ngành y đề tài: Reduced referral and case fatality rates for severe symptomatic hyperlactataemia in a South African public sector antiretroviral programme: a retrospective observational study...
Learning objectives of this chapter include: Distinguish between the private and public sector approaches to project evaluation; explain the net present value approach to project evaluation and compare it with the internal rate of return and the benefit-cost ratio; show why, under ideal conditions, public sector projects should strive to maximise consumer (and producer) surplus;...
Chapter 4 - The U.S. economy: Private and public sectors. The chapter answers some very important questions: What types of income do households receive and how do they dispose of it? What are the types of business enterprises and why has the corporate form of business dominated? What is government’s economic role in the economy and how does it fit into the circular flow diagram? What are the sources of government revenues and how does it allocate its expenditures?
A well-functioning public sector that delivers quality public services consistent with citizen preferences
and that fosters private market-led growth while managing fiscal resources prudently is
considered critical to the World Bank’s mission of poverty alleviation and the achievement of
the Millennium Development Goals.
The Deloitte Member Firm Public Leadership Institute, a part of Deloitte Touche
Tohmatsu’s (DTT) public sector industry group, identifies, analyzes and explains
the major issues facing governments today. The focus of the Institute is to help
public leaders tackle their most complex policy and management challenges.
Through the Institute, Deloitte member firm public sector industry practices
deliver cutting edge thought-leadership, innovative solutions to issues facing
governments and strategic policy development.
The World Bank Institute was established by the World Bank in 1955 to train officials con-cerned with development planning, policymaking, investment analysis, and project imple-mentation in member developing countries. At present the substance of WBI’s work empha-sizes macroeconomic and sectoral policy analysis.