Institutional Theories and Public Institutions
AbstractThis chapter covers the evolution of institutional theory and its application to public adminsitrations in the last 20 years. It discusses the various streams, their reseach agendas and their contributions, but also their limits to add value to knowledge.
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Date of creation: 2011
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Publication status: Published, The Handbook of Public Administration, Sage (Ed.), 2011, 185-101.
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New institutional theories: historical; sociological; "new institutionalism"; co-constructed local orders.;
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- NEP-ALL-2011-11-21 (All new papers)
- NEP-CSE-2011-11-21 (Economics of Strategic Management)
- NEP-HIS-2011-11-21 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
- NEP-HME-2011-11-21 (Heterodox Microeconomics)
- NEP-PKE-2011-11-21 (Post Keynesian Economics)
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- Jean-Claude Thoenig, 2005. "Territorial administration and political control. Decentralization in France," Post-Print halshs-00139986, HAL.
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