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Projects as policy tools in implementing metropolitan policy – a case from Sweden

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Title: Projects as policy tools in implementing metropolitan policy – a case from Sweden
Authors: Jensen, Christian
Issue Date: 18-Dec-2008
University: University of Gothenburg, School of Business, Economics and Commercial Law
Institution: Dept. of Business Administration
Publication type: conference paper, other
Keywords: Policy
governance structure
Abstract: Implementing public policy is a complicated task. Aside from almost self- applying public policy, for instance new duties on gasoline, spirits and tobacco which resound through society via price signals, policy implementation needs institutions on different levels to transform general policy intent into action. The ‘complexity of joint action’ is persuasively described by Pressman and Wildawsky (1973) and other researchers afterward. Public Administration theories of implementing policies ... more
Relation: Diversity in Cities: New Models of Governance Rome (Italy) September 16-17, 2008
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