International Journal of Public Sector Management: Volume 3 Issue 1


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Improving Organisational Communication: Developing a Management Strategy

Sandra E. Robinson

Staff perceptions of management/staff communications are examinedthrough an attitude survey. Organisational characteristics and theirlikely impact on the communication…


Efficiency and Effectiveness in an African Public Administration Context

Merrick L. Jones

While it is impossible to measure with any degree of certainty theefficiency and effectiveness of a national public administration system,there is evidence – empirical and…

Privatisation in Singapore: The Success of Public Sector Management

Tan Chwee Huat

Public enterprises have contributed significantly to Singapore′seconomic success but in recent years they have been criticised forplaying a dominant role that overshadows…

Strategic Management in Public Sector Research Organisations: A Critical Review

Ian D. Galloway

The application of the strategic management concept to researchorganisations operating in the public sector is reviewed. The uniquecharacteristics of such organisations…


Balancing Work and Family Responsibilities: Gender‐Equity and Organisational Change

Rhona Rapoport, Robert N. Rapoport

Social, economic and demographic forces, fuelling new efforts torecruit, retain and develop women in the workforce, are examined.Transnational perspectives and policies…

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  • Prof Dr Sandra van Thiel