Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Contracting for Public Services
Foyalty 424

Contracting for Public Services (Hardback)

£140.00
Usually despatched within 2 weeks.

Synopsis

Insightful and comprehensive and covering new subjects like globalization and IT, this text, international in its approach, provides a thorough introduction to the key phases of the contracting process and the skills required by managers in its implementation.





These include:









policy for contracting

strategic purchasing

understanding markets

communicating the contracting decision

designing and drafting the contract

the role of the consumer

the regulation of service provision







Illustrated throughout with practitioner case-studies from a range of OECD countries, this book presents an important new theoretical `contract management model' and a `mature contract model', and explores the mechanisms, formal rules and informal norms that influence the way governments contract for public services. This book is essential reading for all students of public management and all public service managers.

BusinessBusiness & managementManagement & management techniques Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 24/08/2007 ISBN-13: 9780415356541  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Usually despatched within 2 weeks. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

Carsten Greve is Professor of Public Management and Public-Private Cooperation at the International Center for Business and Politics, Copenhagen Business School. He is the author of numerous scholarly articles and several books, including The Challenge of Public-Private Partnerships: Learning from International Experience (co-edited with Graeme Hodge). He is also the vice-study leader for the MPA programme at the Copenhagen Business School.

More books by Carsten Greve

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Crowdfunding: Fundamental Cases,...
(Paperback)
Douglas J. Cumming; Sofia A. Johan
 
 
£98.95
 
PHR and SPHR Professional in Human...
(Paperback)
Sandra M. Reed
 
 
£50.00
 
International Supply Chain...
(Paperback)
Patrick Daly
 
 
£39.99
 
ISE MANAGEMENT
(Paperback)
LEPAK
 
 
£49.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close