Performance Measurement: Building Theory, Improving Practice

Performance Measurement: Building Theory, Improving Practice : Building Theory, Improving Practice

4 (1 rating by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?


This volume in the "ASPA Classics" series compiles the most influential contributions to the theory and practice of performance measurement that have been published in various journals affiliated with the American Society for Public Administration. The book includes major sections of original text along with the readings, and provides students and practitioners with a handy reference source for theory development and practice improvement in performance measurement. The coverage is broad, including methods and techniques for developing effective performance measurement systems, building performance-based management systems, and sustaining performance-based budgeting. The articles are all classics in the field that have endured the test of time and are considered 'must reads' on performance measurement.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 177.8 x 254 x 22.86mm | 566.99g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New.
  • tables, figures, references, index
  • 0765620375
  • 9780765620378

Table of contents

Introduction; 1. Making the Case for Performance Measurement; 2. Performance Measurement Purposes and Techniques; 3. Performance-Based Budgeting; 4. Performance-Based Management; 5. The Role of Citizens in Measuring and Promoting Performance; 6. Performance Measurement Across Government Levels; 7. Implementation; Index; About the Editors.
show more

Rating details

1 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 100% (1)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X