Department of Government

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Tom Christensen, Per Lægreid and Lise H. Rykkja have published an article in International Review of Administrative Sciences.
Gigliola Mathisen Nyhagen's latest paper "Between Slow and Comprehensive Reformers: Comparing Government’s Funding Policies of Universities in Three European Countries" has been published in International Journal of Public Administration.
Per Lægreid og Lise Hellebø Rykkja has recently published the paper "Hybrid Collaborative Arrangements: The welfare administration in Norway – between hierarchy and network" in Public Management Review
Associate Professor Lars Christian Blichner has published an article on “Epistemic Dependence and the EU Seal Ban Debate” in the Open Access Journal “Politics and Governance”.
Ivar Bleiklie, Jürgen Enders and Benedetto Lepori has resently published their last article "Organizations as Penetrated Hierarchies: Environmental Pressures and Control in Professional Organizations" in Organization Studies.
Per Lægreid has contributed with a chapter in The Oxford Handbook of Classics in Public Policy and Administration.
Marit Skivenes og Katrin Križ have published the article " Child welfare workers' pern's participation: a comparative study of England, Norway and the USA (California)" in Child & Family Social Work.
In the latest number of European Policy Analysis Per Lægreid together with Simon Neby from Uni Research Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, Paola Mattei og Therese Feiler from Oxford University have published the article "Bending the Rules to Play the Game: Accountability, DRG and Waiting List Scandals in Norway and Germany".
Per Lægreid has contributed with a chapter in Public Administration.
Per Lægreid and Lois Recascino Wise have contributed with a chapter in the expanded and updated edition of the book Comparative Civil Service Systems in the 21st Century.
Call for papers on "Well performing public sector organizations: Governance capacity and legitimacy" for the Conference of the European Group of Public Administration (EGPA) that will be held 26-28 August 2015 in Toulouse, France. Deadline for abstracts proposals is April 15 2015.
Have you ever wondered why and how the public administration varies across countries? How is the public administration organized in e.g. Germany versus Norway? Is it any different from the United Kingdom?
Haldor Byrkjeflot, Tom Christensen and Per Lægreid have published an article in “Scandinavian Political Studies”.
Lise H. Rykkja and Dion S. D. Curry, Swansea University, have published an article in the latest issue of “Stat & Styring”.
The SOG Conference will take place i Bergen on the 19.th and 20.th of February. It is the first time Bergen host the SOG Conference.
Kristin Reichborn-Kjennerud has published the article"Performance audit and the importance of the public debate" in Sage Evaluation Journal.
Professor Per Lægreid has written a chapter on "Accountability and New Public Management" in the new book "The Oxford Handbook of Public Accountability".
On Friday the 13th of June, the Department hosted the Rose Ceremony to celebrate the master students who completed their thesis this semester.