Making government work : lessons from America's governors and mayors / edited by Paul Andrisani, Simon Hakim, and Eva Leeds

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Subjects: Privatization--United States
State governments--United States
Municipal government--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2000
LC Classification: H, HD
Table of Contents: Foreword / Thomas Ridge
Introduction / Paul J. Andrisani, Simon Hakim 1
1. Restructuring, Quality Management, and Privatization in State Government: An Overview of Trends and Options / Keon S. Chi 13
2. Restructuring Government: The Virginia Renaissance / George Allen 27
3. Privatization in Iowa: A Business Case for Decision Making / Terry Branstad 39
4. Bush/Brogan A + Plan for Education / Jeb Bush 47
5. The Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP): A Thorough Restructuring of Welfare / Arne Carlson 55
6. The Strategic Approach to Privatization / John Engler 63
7. Reforming Georgia State Government: Lake Lanier Islands Resort and Water Park / Zell Miller 73
8. Creating a Culture of Innovation: Pennsylvania's PRIME Initiative / Thomas Ridge 81
9. Public-Private Partnerships: One Sector / William Donald Schaefer, Page Boinest 95
10. The Role of Privatization in the City of Detroit's Turnaround / Dennis W. Archer, Geni Giannotti 105
11. How Atlanta Entered into the Largest Privatization Contract in North America / Bill Campbell 133
12. The Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (CAPS) / Richard M. Daley 145
13. Reforming New York City: A New Chapter in Reinventing Government / Rudolph W. Giuliani 161
14. The City of San Diego's Multiple Species Conservation Program: Restructuring Government through a Community Partnership / Susan Golding 167
15. City Services in the Competitive Marketplace / Stephen Goldsmith 173
16. Managed Competition in Charlotte / Patrick McCrory 185
17. Privatizing Government Services in New Orleans / Marc H. Morial, Robert K. Whelan 211
18. Competitive Contracting: The Philadelphia Story / Edward G. Rendell 223
Index 233
About the Contributors 241
Additional Authors: Andrisani, Paul J
Hakim, Simon
Leeds, Eva, 1953-
Notes: LCCN: 00020507
ISBN: 0847699722 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: x, 245 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 43311709
ISBN/ISSN: 0847699722

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