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The governance of Quangos

Holland, Philip

The governance of Quangos

by Holland, Philip

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Published by Adam Smith Institute in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Executive advisory bodies -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhilip Holland.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN409 .H64 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p. ;
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2784450M
      ISBN 100906517141
      LC Control Number83209890
      OCLC/WorldCa11468762

      Define quango. quango synonyms, quango pronunciation, quango translation, English dictionary definition of quango. La práctica de poner demasiadas responsabilidades en manos de quangos ha sido criticada debido al hecho de que sus miembros son a menudo nombrados a dedo por el gobierno y no tienen la obligación de responder de sus.   Governance. Vol Issue 2. Quangos—What's in a Name? Defining Quangos from a Comparative Perspective. Carsten Greve. Institute of Political Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Search for more papers by this author. Matthew Flinders. Political Economy Research Centre, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom,Cited by:

      ISBN Digitally watermarked, DRM-free Included format: PDF ebooks can be used on all reading devices Immediate eBook download after purchase. Comparing Devolved Governance is a major single reference source for those seeking a comparative and comprehensive study of devolved government. M3 - Book. SN - 0 BT - Comparing Devolved Governance. CY - Basingstoke. ER -Cited by:

      Quangos plans for a ‘bonfire of the quangos’ included plans to create 17 new ones, such as the Office of Tax Simplification and the Office of Budget Responsibility. Despite politicians of all persuasions pledging to reduce the numbers of quangos, their growth has been long-term and international. Why is this so? Quangos can provide. Bosses of quangos with six-figure salaries and senior civil servants will also be hit. The Sun () The money would presumably go to a large centralised pot, doled out at government or quango discretion.


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This collection challenges the stale debate which portrays quangos as inherently undemocratic. Whilst accepting that problems exist this book accepts that quangos are here to stay.

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