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Per Lægreid and Lise H. Rykkja have co-authored the book Nordic Administrative Reforms - Lessons for Public Management. The book investigates administrative reforms in the nordic countries, and it is authored by scholars from all the nordic countries. Lægreid, Rykkja and Carsten Greve at Copenhagen Business School have edited the book, which is co-authored by Niels Ejersbo, Gunnar Helgi... Read more
Marit Skivenes, Kenneth Burns and Tarja Pösö has launched their edited book “Child welfare removals by the state: A cross-country analysis of decision-making systems”. The book explores the role of court-based and voluntary decision making systems in child protection proceedings, its effects, dynamics, and meanings in seven European countries and the United States, and analyses the tensions and... Read more