Civil service reform

hearings before the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session, on H.R. 11280 ....
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .P6 1978a
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) (CSRA), reformed the civil service of the United States federal government, partly in response to the Watergate Act abolished the U.S.

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Created / Published [New York: The American news co.], ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: 1. American bureaucracy and the politics of civil service reform Government by gentlemen: Federal service from Washington to Jackson The spoils system from Jackson to Lincoln The demise of the spoils system and the Pendleton Act The politics/administrtion dichotomy during the.

This book examines the implementation and performance of the on-going civil service reforms in China. Using the principal-agent framework, the author draw upon key case studies showing how the reforms affect civil servants’ incentives and behavior in the local context and the Chinese leadership’s control over the bureaucracy.

Written by a senior civil servant, this book locates civil service reform in India in the context of the ongoing structural adjustment program. The challenge of constructing an agenda for India is that while the civil servant ought to be given the necessary autonomy to function and be effective, that autonomy should be subjected to a defined system of accountability to direct the agenda toward.

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Drawing on first-hand data sources, the book points out that civil service reform, vital to economic and human development in China, has achieved some desired goals such as improved transparency, accountability, and participation.The executive branch needs to be politically accountable, but it also must perform day-to-day tasks with a minimum of corruption and favoritism.

In Mexico, for example, as the long history of one-party dominance weakens, the national government is considering the establishment of a professional civil service (Guerro Amparán ).