Brookings Institution Press Textbooks


Can the Government Govern?

Can the Government Govern?

  • by John E. Chubb
  • ISBN: 0815714076
  • ISBN-13: 9780815714071
In so doing, this volume opens the debate and public discussion necessary for change.

Digital Medicine: Health Care in the Internet Era

Digital Medicine: Health Care in the Internet Era

  • by Darrell M. West, Edward Alan Miller
  • ISBN: 0815704550
  • ISBN-13: 9780815704553
"Investigates factors limiting the ability of digital technology to remake health care.

Religion in American Public Life

Religion in American Public Life

  • by A. James Reichley
  • ISBN: 0815773773
  • ISBN-13: 9780815773771
In this study, A. James Reichley places religion and politics within a conceptual framework that considers the values in which both are rooted and examines, in light of that framework, the actual impact of religion and religious groups on ...

Thickening Government

Thickening Government

  • by Paul C. Light
  • ISBN: 0815752490
  • ISBN-13: 9780815752493

Targeting in Social Programs: Avoiding Bad Bets, Removing Bad Apples

Targeting in Social Programs: Avoiding Bad Bets, Removing Bad Apples

  • by Peter H. Schuck, Richard J. Zeckhauser
  • ISBN: 0815704283
  • ISBN-13: 9780815704287
"Provides a framework for analyzing the challenges involved in defining bad bets and bad apples and discusses the safeguards that any classification process must provide.

Improving Government Performance

Improving Government Performance

  • by Donald F. Kettl, Gerald Garvey (Joint Author), John J. Jr. Dilulio, John J. Dilulio (Editor), Gerald Garvey
  • ISBN: 0815718551
  • ISBN-13: 9780815718550
This book provides practical and timely guidance to those trying to improve government performance and offers specific proposals to address change and reform in government over the long-term.

Digital Medicine: Health Care in the Internet Era

Digital Medicine: Health Care in the Internet Era

  • by Darrell M. West, Edward Alan Miller
  • ISBN: 0815702760
  • ISBN-13: 9780815702764
"Investigates factors limiting the ability of digital technology to remake health care.

Global Public Policy: Governing Without Government?

Global Public Policy: Governing Without Government?

  • by Wolfgang H. Reinicke
  • ISBN: 0815773897
  • ISBN-13: 9780815773894
In this pathbreaking new book, Wolfgang Reinicke provides an in-depth analysis of economic globalization and examines its implications for public policy.

Thickening Government

Thickening Government

  • by Paul Charles Light
  • ISBN: 0815752504
  • ISBN-13: 9780815752509
Light presents a revealing look at how thick the bureaucracy really is, how and why thickening occurs, what difference it might make, and what can be done to both reverse the process and keep the thickening from growing back.

The True Size Of Government

The True Size Of Government

  • by Paul C. Light
  • ISBN: 0815752652
  • ISBN-13: 9780815752653
In this book--the first that attempts to establish firm estimates of the shadow work force-- Paul C. Light explores the reasons why the official size of the federal government has remained so small while the shadow of government has grown ...

 

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