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|International Journal of Public Administration in the Digital Age (IJPADA)
Christopher G. Reddick.
The International Journal of Public Administration in the Digital Age (IJPADA) is an international journal that examines the impact of public administration and information technology (IT) in developed and developing countries. Original research papers published in IJPADA focus on the impact of new and...
Building a Competitive Public Sector with Knowledge Management Strategy
Yousif Al-Bastaki, Amani Shajera.
Organizational strategies in the public sector are constantly changing and growing. In order for organizations to remain successful and competitive, they must ensure that the stream of knowledge is managed effectively.
Building a Competitive Public Sector with Knowledge Management Strategy explores...
From Government to E-Governance: Public Administration in the Digital Age
Muhammad Muinul Islam, Mohammad Ehsan.
In simple terms, e-governance revolves around the idea of performing the policy, service and development functions of the government with the help of the ICTs so as to manage and steer the multi-sectoral stakeholder relations on a non-hierarchical way. Keeping this simple notion in mind, From...
Cases on Progressions and Challenges in ICT Utilization for Citizen-Centric Governance
Information technology is everywhere. As we continue to expand our use of ICT in all aspects of our lives, the use of information communication technology has been developed in support of engaging citizens in the government decision making process. Cases on Progressions and Challenges in ICT...
Healthcare Management and Economics: Perspectives on Public and Private Administration
Mika Markus Merviö.
The long-standing debate on public vs. private healthcare systems has forced an examination of these organizations, in particular whether these approaches play corresponding or conflicting roles in service to global citizens. Healthcare Management and Economics: Perspectives on Public and Private...
Public Sector Reform Using Information Technologies: Transforming Policy into Practice
Thanos Papadopoulos, Panagiotis Kanellis.
Successful delivery of public policy is increasingly dependent upon the effectiveness of information technology and systems. However, reformers must navigate the complex interactions between IT limitations, policy minefields, and complicated organizational networks which make change difficult. Public...
E-Governance and Civic Engagement: Factors and Determinants of E-Democracy
Aroon Manoharan, Marc Holzer.
Governments are increasingly turning to the Internet to provide public services. The move towards e-governance not only impacts the efficiency and effectiveness of public service, but also has the potential to transform the nature of government interactions with citizens. E-Governance and Civic...
Public Service, Governance and Web 2.0 Technologies: Future Trends in Social Media
Ed Downey, Matthew A. Jones.
Web 2.0 can create value for political processes by decreasing costs and increasing opportunities for civic engagement, and, as a result, will likely affect the future of governance. Public Service, Governance and Web 2.0 Technologies: Future Trends in Social Media investigates the effects of Web...
“Casa do Conhecimento” (Knowledge House): Open Innovation Case in an Urban Context
José Ismael Graça.
The project “Casa do Conhecimento” (Knowledge House), based on a partnership between the Vila Verde Municipality, the University of Minho, and the Computer Graphics Center, is a case of adoption of the open innovation paradigm in a public administration context. The purpose of the Knowledge House is to...
Cases on Public Information Management and E-Government Adoption
Christopher G. Reddick.
The information revolution has increased the pressure on governments to utilize technology to increase efficiency, transparency, and access. Cases on Public Information Management and E-Government Adoption provides real world examples of the successes and pitfalls faced by public sector organizations....
Handbook of Research on E-Services in the Public Sector: E-Government Strategies and Advancements
Abid Thyab Al Ajeeli, Yousif A. Latif Al-Bastaki.
We live in an increasingly interconnected and highly sophisticated society, where the Internet has led to tremendous improvements in the efficiency and effectiveness of public services. The Handbook of Research on E-Services in the Public Sector: E-Government Strategies and Advancements illustrates how...
Managing IT/Community Partnerships in the 21st Century
Jonathan K. Lazar .
Universities are increasingly being asked to play a greater role in their communities. With the growth of the technology industry and the increasing importance of the Internet in education and everyday life, academic IT departments are beginning to form partnerships with both non-profit and for-profit...