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Information and public sector decisions

Geoffrey Frewer

Information and public sector decisions

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Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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Thesis(Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1986.

StatementGeoffrey James Frewer.
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Open LibraryOL13922864M

increasingly faced with complex, wicked problems when making decisions, developing policies or delivering services in the public sector. These activities take place in networks of interdependent actors guided by in governance networks in the public sector. The book also discusses strategies and management recommendations for governments.


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