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Housing and the Realignment of Urban Socio-Spatial Contracts
As argued below, it is the splintering and reversing of these state monopolising forces, with the complicity of government itself, which frames the specific developments in the
The role of budget speech : A Malaysian government study
White Rose Research Online URL for this paper: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/110742/ Version: Accepted Version Article: Ferry, Laurence, Zakaria, Zamzulaila and Eckersley, Peter
Letting go and holding on: The politics of performance management in the United Kingdom
More broadly, the Coalition B “ agenda, communities and individuals, CLG Yet, rather than attuning public services to local priorities, the eschewal of the machinery of performance
Quango reform: The next steps?
Table 1: Five new challenges for quango reform 1 Challenge Regulating Recent Developments New processes of regulation and review created to maintain reform momentum Ongoing Relevance
Wellbeing as a wicked problem: navigating the arguments for the role of government
In reflecting on the UK case we make two main observations: first, that while the measurement agenda is relatively well advanced, the policy agenda is somewhat embryonic; and second,
Fiscal decentralisation in Europe : a review of recent experience
However, overlapping and poorly defined central and local competencies, the use of central government directives, entitlements and conditional grants act to prevent independence and
Civil society in Scotland
Harvie 1977:193, for example, explored its relationship with nationalism and national identity: ‘The institutions of Scottish civil society – Kirk, law, local government and
Flaws and myths in the case for Scottish fiscal autonomy
Source: Fraser of Allander Institute, June 2006 Kenneth Low 26th June 2005 Business Forecasting Services The Fraser of Allander Institute offers a confidential forecasting service to
Flaws and myths in the case for Scottish fiscal autonomy
Moreover, we go further and argue that in adopting fiscal autonomy Scotland would lose many of the benefits of economic and fiscal integration with the rest of the UK for little or no
Political leadership, conflict and the prospects for constitutional peace
The key idea is that expressively motivated group members may create incentives for instrumentally motivated group leaders such that it leads them to choose conflict rather than
The numbers game - 37 trillion
Briefly, these are: * Integrated urban management through multi-sector/actor governance * Demographic change - opportunities and consequences for cities * Competitive urban futures and
Gender and the nuclear weapons state : a feminist critique of the UK government's white paper on Trident
We argue that the White Paper mobilises masculine-saturated codes and symbols about nuclear weapons, security and the state, in ways that show both continuity and change with the past
Review of UK microgeneration. Part 1 : policy and behavioural aspects
As Keirstead puts it ‘there is a danger that if behavioural responses to microgeneration technologies are not considered now, when consumer technologies and protocols are still being
Characterising modes of university engagement with wider society : A literature review and survey of best practice
Global Alliance on Community-Engaged Research Global University Network for Innovation International/ Multinational European Universities Association Association of Commonwealth
The national audit office uses OR to assess the value for money of public services
Jeremy Lonsdale, Director-General, Performance Audit, National Audit Office, 157–197 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W 9SP, United Kingdom, writes: “I am writing to verify
Has Scottish devolution been a success?
In summary, Scotland has gradually over the past 5 years or so freed itself from the old and rather narrow and polarised debate that sees constitutional politics as a choice between the
Insulin glargine in a Brazilian state : should the government disinvest? an assessment based on a systematic review
This, together with the concerns with the value of insulin glargine versus NPH insulins, motivated SES/MG to request to the Collaborating Centre for Phamacoeconomic and Epidemiologic
Government and SMEs in the Maldives and Mauritius
Its failure to facilitate access to finance and provide business support services has led the Maldivian SMEs to use multiple methods of bootstrapping to sustain existing businesses