Essays about: "Administrative autonomy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words Administrative autonomy.

  1. 1. Differences in Management Control System from the Teachers’ Perspective: A cross-sectional interview study of Public and Private Primary Schools

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Leomar Junior Laclé; Mohammad Nashed; [2020]
    Keywords : Management Control System; Public school; Private school; Teacher; Professional Service Firm; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The Swedish primary education consists of public and private schools, where a comprehensive voucher system surrounds them. The different types of organizations present the debate of whether the different school management objectives, create an advantage over the other. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can administrative autonomy be enough? Experiences of administrative autonomy as a political and administrative asset in a Swedish municipality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Leticia Tusemererwa; [2020]
    Keywords : Administrative autonomy; discretion; political control; trust-based governance; Östra Göinge; Sweden; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The struggle of power between politicians and civil servants in relation to introduction of different administrative reforms have always been a hot topic, specifically in issues to do with delegation of administrative autonomy from a political to administrative level. Advocates of administrative autonomy argue that administrative autonomy is a good administrative reform that spikes performance, trust and a more citizen-oriented governance as it allows professionals- senior civil servants- to use their knowledge and skills which are valuable for boosting motivation and quality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Harmonization of EU Contract Law adopted on the basis of Article 114 TFEU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Claudia Fernanda Peña Rodriguez; [2020]
    Keywords : Article 114 TFEU; Internal Market; EU contract law.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Contract law has traditionally been regulated by national law which has raised certain problems in cross-border transactions caused by the divergences in domestic contract law among the Member States. Therefore, the diversity of national law has been increasing the challenges in practice for entrepreneurs which is causing a lack of legal certainty, uniformity and creates serious obstacles that hinder the well-functioning of the internal market. READ MORE

  4. 4. “Trust us, we’re professionals”

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jens Hansen; Hanna Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Trust-based Management; NPM; Governance; Performance Measurement; Public Administration; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Over the past thirty years, public sector organisations have increasingly sought to become more alike their private sector counterparts, with the implementation of management tools, viewing the public as customers and society as a marketplace. Such reforms can be seen as the development of New Public Management (NPM). READ MORE

  5. 5. Teacher autonomy in Sweden and Finland : Investigating decision-making and control comparatively

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, didaktik och utbildningsstudier

    Author : David Paulsrud; [2018]
    Keywords : teacher autonomy; decision making; control; comparative; Sweden; Finland;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate and compare Swedish and Finnish teachers´ perceived autonomy through a quantitative analysis of the empirical data from a survey conducted within the research project Teacher autonomy in Sweden, Finland, Ireland and Germany (Wermke & Salokangas, 2018). Within the project, the concept teacher autonomy is viewed as multidimensional and highly dependent upon national context, why an analytical device has been constructed in order to investigate teachers´ perceived autonomy comparatively. READ MORE