Public services and the 1990s issues in public service finance and management

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  • Public administration -- Great Britain -- Finance.,
  • Public administration -- Great Britain -- Management.,
  • Municipal service -- Great Britain -- Finance.,
  • Municipal service -- Great Britain -- Management.,
  • County services -- Great Britain -- Finance.,
  • County services -- Great Britain -- Finance.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Other titlesIssues in public service finance and management., Public services & the 1990s.
Statementedited by John Wilson and Peter Hinton.
ContributionsWilson, John., Hinton, Peter.
LC ClassificationsJN425 .P83 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20778383M
ISBN 101872807755

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