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How radical is “radical efficiency”?: can it still be useful in a time of cuts?

Tinkler, Jane and Dunleavy, Patrick ORCID: 0000-0002-2650-6398 (2010) How radical is “radical efficiency”?: can it still be useful in a time of cuts? British Politics and Policy at LSE (01 Jul 2010). Website.

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With some Whitehall departments facing 25 per cent budget cuts over the next five years, there should be a good market in government for the promise of “Radical Efficiency” in a recent report by the Innovation Unit for NESTA. Yet Jane Tinkler and Patrick Dunleavy find there are only some good but small ideas (reliant perhaps on more prosperous times) – but no far-reaching response to the problems of innovating in big-scale government that could really cut costs without damaging services.

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Additional Information: © 2010 The authors
Divisions: Government
Public Policy Group
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
JEL classification: H - Public Economics > H5 - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies > H50 - General
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2011 12:13
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 18:07

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