IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/aka/soceco/v32y2010i1p3-15.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Research in public administration for the future

Author

Listed:
  • Geert Bouckaert

    () (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium)

Abstract

Discussing the future of research in public administration (PA) is more than just listing topics for reserach which are inspired by possible future challenges for the public sector. Even if national contexts determine a strong path dependency for research agendas, there are four major trends which affect the future of PA research: Europeanisation, reform agendas, globalisation issues, and marketisation of research. A crucial element in the debate is to know what the specific European voice is and should be in PA research. For this purpose it is necessary to explicitly organise research in PA.

Suggested Citation

  • Geert Bouckaert, 2010. "Research in public administration for the future," Society and Economy, Akadémiai Kiadó, Hungary, vol. 32(1), pages 3-15, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:aka:soceco:v:32:y:2010:i:1:p:3-15
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.akademiai.com/content/38h1577un006w882/fulltext.pdf
    Download Restriction: subscription

    As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to search for a different version of it.

    More about this item

    Keywords

    future of research; Europe; organise research in public administration;

    JEL classification:

    • H83 - Public Economics - - Miscellaneous Issues - - - Public Administration

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:aka:soceco:v:32:y:2010:i:1:p:3-15. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Vajda, Lőrinc). General contact details of provider: http://www.akkrt.hu .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.