International Journal of Public Sector Management: Volume 18 Issue 3


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UK leisure centres under best value: a strategic analysis

Angela Benson, Steven Henderson

To understand the effects of the best value regime on the public provision of recreation at the level of the leisure centre.


Promoting innovation in aid of industrial development: the Singaporean experience

Andrew L.S. Goh

The purpose of this article is to examine, appraise and highlight the significance of promoting innovation in aid of industrial development.


Regulating prices and profits in utility industries in low‐income economies: Rate of return, price cap or sliding‐scale regulation?

David Parker, Colin Kirkpatrick

The aim of the paper is to examine alternative methods of regulating prices and/or profits of privatised utilities in low‐income countries with a view to identifying their…


Performance management in the UK public sector: Addressing multiple stakeholder complexity

Rodney McAdam, Shirley‐Ann Hazlett, Christine Casey

The aim of this paper is to explore the issues involved in developing and applying performance management approaches within a large UK public sector department using a…


Natural monopoly privatisation under different regulatory regimes: A comparison of New Zealand and Australian airports

Mark D. Domney, Heather I.M. Wilson, Er Chen

To compare the profitability and technical efficiency of firms in a monopoly industry, airports, operating with different degrees of market power and under differing…

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