Improving Government Performance: Evaluation Strategies for Strengthening Public Agencies and Programs (Paperback)

Improving Government Performance: Evaluation Strategies for Strengthening Public Agencies and Programs By Wholey, Joseph S. Wholey, Kathryn E. Newcomer Cover Image
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An evaluation framework for more effective government

Improving Government Performance takes as project management approach to government program evaluation, offering clear strategies with real-world practicability. Expert discussion details crucial guidance on planning, implementation and analysis, providing a robust framework for quick, efficient, cost-effective evaluations. Systematic evaluation of reveals weaknesses before they break, allowing timely revision and readjustment that can improve productivity, streamline operations, and promote high-quality management; this book provides essential guidance for through, effective review and analysis of any government program or agency.

About the Author


Joseph S. Wholey is a professor of public administration at the University of Southern California. Kathryn E. Newcomer is director of the School of Public Policy and Public Administration at the George Washington University.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780470631126
ISBN-10: 0470631120
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Publication Date: January 10th, 1989
Pages: 244
Language: English