Search for dissertations about: "public administration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 517 swedish dissertations containing the words public administration.

  1. 1. Cross-Sector Strategists. Dedicated Bureucrats in Local Government Administration

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Förvaltningshögskolan, Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Petra Svensson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; public administrators; horizontal; governance; administration; traditions; value conflict; situated agency;

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  2. 2. Representativ byråkrati. En studie om ledande kommunala minoritetsadministratörers företrädarskap

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Nazem Tahvilzadeh; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Representative bureaucracy; representation; advocacy; diversity; public administrators; minority administrators; bureaucrats; public administration; ethnicity; politicization; ethnic conflict; ethnocrats; ethnocracy; municipal administration; local government; governance; analytical dualism; critical realism; Sweden;

    Abstract : The theory of representative bureaucracy suggests that the presence of underprivileged social groups, such as women and ethnic minorities, within the public workforce will lead to a more responsive political process, reflecting a wider range of interests. This theory posits that the social background of the individual public administrator affects their values and policy-preferences. READ MORE

  3. 3. Manager and Civil Servant: Exploring actors' taken-for-granted assumptions in public administration

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Tom S. Karlsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Företagsekonomi; Business administration; Public Sector Reforms; Management; Civil Service; Taken-for-granted assumptions; Institutional Theory; Structuration Theory; Public Sector Reform; Taken-for-granted Assumptions;

    Abstract : Manager och Civil Servant är en utforskning av aktörers förgivet tagna antaganden vilka styr uppfattningar kring hur offentlig förvaltning ska ske i samtida välfärdsstater. Det hävdas att mer än 30 år av pågående och riktade reformer gentemot den offentliga förvaltningen har orsakat dilemman att uppstå. READ MORE

  4. 4. Public Sector Open Innovation: Exploring Barriers and How Intermediaries Can Mitigate Them

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Göran Smith; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Public Transport; Public Sector Open Innovation; Open Innovation Intermediaries; Outbound Open Innovation;

    Abstract : Public organizations are increasingly embracing open innovation (OI) practices. Still, little is known about how the challenges they face when doing so compare to the barriers that have been identified for OI in the private sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. Changing practices for public facilities management

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Ingrid Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; public facilities management; sociomateriality.; institutional logics; institutional work; changing practices;

    Abstract : Public facilities management organizations are currently facing several challenges both external and internal. New regulations regarding sustainability (including energy efficiency targets), a transition to a business-like approach/form of governance and changing demographical conditions are examples of outer challenges. READ MORE