Politisk organisering og flernivåstyring

New article: Reorganizing the welfare state administration

Professors Per Lægreid and Anne Lise Fimreite at the Department of Administration and Organisation Theory have written an article in Public Management Review on welfare state administration


Reorganizing the welfare state administration : Partnership, networks and accountabilit, in Public Management Review, Volume 11, Issue 3 May 2009 , pages 281 - 297

The article addresses the big welfare administration reform in Norway. The reform is a merger of the employment and national insurance administrations, combined with more formal collaboration with the local government social services administration. The reform introduced a mandatory partnership model between central and local government. This model is a hybrid of hierarchy and network


Abstract and fulltext (for those with access)