4 edition of Quantitative methods for public administration in developing countries found in the catalog.
Quantitative methods for public administration in developing countries
Scott C. Iverson
|Statement||Scott C. Iverson.|
|Series||Wiley series on public administration in developing countries, Public administration in developing countries.|
|LC Classifications||JF1525.O6 I94 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||167 p. :|
|Number of Pages||167|
|LC Control Number||85006381|
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This is a concise introduction to quantitative methods of analysis and decision-making, and their application to public administration, particularly in the context of developing countries.
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there are two standard ways of conducting research, i.e. qualitative research or quantitative research. The theory of taxation for developing countries (English) Abstract. Tax policy has far-reaching implications for economic development and public administration.
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A model of Development Administration must contain the following points. As a discipline, public administration is a post growth in India.
Despite being very young discipline in a family of social science, it has shot into prominence; and today it is a very popular subject.
Public Administration is the front of the government, being its visible face. The visibility of public administration is conspicuous and. Public administration is like any other administration which is carried out in public interest.
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This debate has resulted in a lack of consensus, mainly between academics and practitioners, about what qualifies as proper research technique.
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Following the paths blazed by developed countries and the pressures imposed by the international donor agencies, many developing countries too have been trying to carry out public sector reforms along the logic of NPM.The manner in which quantitative methods have evolved and the problems cur- rently encountered are likely to be mirrored in other countries as they develop.
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