International Journal of Public Sector Management: Volume 4 Issue 2


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International Diversification: Role of the Public Sector in Singapore

Tan Chwee‐huat

Several public enterprises in Singapore have been privatised afterbeing criticised for their dominance in the economy. Others continuetheir pioneering role in expanding…

Towards a New Vision of Learning in the Public Service

R. Bruce Dodge

Learning within organisations tends to be organisationally driven,subject oriented and focused on content acquisition. Formal coursesreflecting traditional student/teacher…

The Role of the Cities and Villages Development Bank of Jordan in the Development Programme

Talib Younis

Details the findings of research into the establishment of theCities and Villages Development Bank (CVDB) of Jordan. The structure ofthe bank, its objectives and its…

Can the Marketing Concept Be Applied to the Polytechnic and College Sector of Higher Education?

A. Conway, D.A. Yorke

Having established that both services and product marketingstrategies can be applied simultaneously, a study of the perceptions ofemployers and students is reported on…

Reliability and Failure in Public Organisations

William Pullen

Looks at the efforts required to reduce the likelihood of failureof systems and methods of working in public organisations. The incidenceof low morale and high management…

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