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  • The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance (2002)
    ISBN 0-19-513665-9 | Edited by Lester M. Salamon. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002). Examines the emerging tools of public action and the implications they have for public management and policy design. An Overview chapter outlines the "new governance" concept and relates it to prior approaches to public management. Subsequent chapters then examine each of the major tools. A concluding section explores the implications of the "new governance" for accountability, management, and democratic control. This download includes the Table of Contents and the Introductory chapter. The full book is available in hardback, Kindle, and rental editions at Amazon.

  • Tools of Government Workbook #1: Social Regulation
    These "workbooks" illustrate the operating mechanics of some of the major tools of government action as described through the The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance. This workbook includes original source documents that illustrate the operation of a government program that embodies social regulation as a tool of government. It is designed to help the reader better understand the process for implementing and managing a regulatory program involving social or environmental regulation.

  • Tools of Government Workbook #2: Government Insurance
    These "workbooks" illustrate the operating mechanics of some of the major tools of government action as described through the The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance. This workbook includes original source documents that illustrate the operation of a government program that embodies insurance as a tool of government. It is designed to help the reader better understand the process for implementing and managing a government insurance program.

  • Tools of Government Workbook #3: Tax Expenditures
    These "workbooks" illustrate the operating mechanics of some of the major tools of government action as described through the The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance. This workbook includes original source documents and forms that illustrate the operation of the tax expenditure tool. It is designed to help the reader better understand the process of creating, implementing, and managing a tax expenditure program.

  • Tools of Government Workbook #4: Tort Liability
    These "workbooks" illustrate the operating mechanics of some of the major tools of government action as described through the The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance. This workbook includes original source documents in the form of litigation documents and state and federal statutes, that illustrate the operation of tort liability as a tool of government. It is designed to help the reader better understand the process for implementing and managing a tort liability‐based program or policy.

  • Tools of Government Workbook #5: Government Corporations and Government Sponsored Enterprises
    These "workbooks" illustrate the operating mechanics of some of the major tools of government action as described through the The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance. This workbook includes original source documents that illustrate the operation of a government program that provides public services through a government corporation or a government sponsored enterprise as a tool of government. It is designed to help the reader better understand the process for (1) creating and managing a government corporation and (2) creating and supervising a government sponsored enterprise.

  • Tools of Government Workbook #6: Loans and Loan Guarantees
    These "workbooks" illustrate the operating mechanics of some of the major tools of government action as described through the The Tools of Government: A Guide to the New Governance. This workbook includes original source documents that illustrate the operation of a government program that embodies loans or loan guarantees as a tool of government. It is designed to help the reader better understand the process for implementing and managing a government credit program involving direct loans or loan guarantees.


 

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