Book reviews: Reform in developing countries, and a post-mortem on NPM
Paolo De Renzio reviews Sophal Ear‘s Aid Dependence in Cambodia. “The book provides a trenchant critique of the actions of both donors and government in Cambodia over the past two decades,” De Renzio says. Read the review.
And Rogerio F. Pinto reviews Governance of Public Sector Organizations, edited by Per Laegreid and Koen Verhoest: “A well-organized and long-overdue study that builds an empirical record of the aftermath of the new public management, or NPM.” Read the review.