Municipal Shared Services and Consolidation provides a clear and comprehensive review of the theories and practices associated with the structuring and management of complex local government services. Intended for academics, students, and practitioners, this volume addresses concepts and processes of shaping collaborative public-service arrangements, keeping in mind the goals of effectiveness and efficiency. The Handbook begins by reviewing various approaches to shared services and consolidation, highlighting conceptual foundations, practical barriers, and related cultural considerations. In-depth analysis of the processes of creating, implementing, and managing shared services and consolidation agreements is backed up by solid advice and practical solutions. This exceptional resource is complemented by numerous examples, cases, illustrations, and a thorough bibliography. Book jacket.
Municipal Shared Services and Consolidation
A Public Solutions Handbook
Public Solutions Handbook
Management & Computers /