“The new bureaucratic phenomenon: government by performance stuck between bureaucratisation, markets, and politics”, Philippe Bezes (Sciences Po, France)

Having been at the heart of the work done by the founding fathers of the sociological study of bureaucracies in the 1940s and 1950s, the theory of bureaucratisation has been reactivated in order to analyse the reforms which have resulted from New Public Management since the 1980s. 

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