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Towards e-Government project assessment: European approach

  • Pavel Mates

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    (University of Finance and Administration Prague, Faculty of Social Studies, Prague, Czech Republic, University of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic)

  • Tomas Lechner

    (University of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic)

  • Pavel Rieger

    (University of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic)

  • Jitka Pekna

    (University of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic)

The objective of the paper is to analyse current approaches to the assessment of e-Government projects as the specific public projects and to suggest how to improve these approaches in order to eliminate their shortcomings. The non- normative theoretical methods are used to analyse empirical results of previous researches; particularly the deduction method is used to prove that current approaches to the evaluation of e-Government projects have some inequalities, the analogy and comparison methods are used to create general typology of e-Government projects and the induction method is used to seek examples of the indicators and metrics. The results are based on analysis of extensive amount of e-Government projects, which have been realized in different European countries in the past twenty years. The basic result of the research is creation of the ten most common types of e-Government projects typology. The fundamental conclusion obtained from the results of this research is that this typology can be used as the core of new E-Government General Assessment Framework, which eliminates problems of previous approaches, allows adjusting metrics and indicators to each type of projects, keeps comparability of results and thus making possible the use of benchmarking methods.

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Article provided by University of Rijeka, Faculty of Economics in its journal Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci/Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics.

Volume (Year): 31 (2013)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Pages: 103-125

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  1. Gordon Dabinett, 2001. "EU Mainstreaming of the Information Society in Regional Development Policy," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(2), pages 168-173.
  2. Pavel Mates & Tomas Lechner & Pavel Rieger & Jitka Pekna, 2013. "Towards e-Government project assessment: European approach," Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci/Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Economics, vol. 31(1), pages 103-125.
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