Bureaucratic behavior: A review of the theory and its application to Serbian public administration

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Žarković-Rakić Jelena;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Economists' Association of Vojvodina
  • Journal: Panoeconomicus,volume 54,issue 2 June,pages235-242 (issn: 1452-595X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2298/PAN0702235Z
  • Subject: Bureaucracy, Niskanens theory, Principal-agent model, Weberian approach to bureaucratic reform, Serbian public administration | Niskanen’s theory | bureaucracy | HB1-3840 | principal-agent model | Weberian approach to bureaucratic reform | Serbian public administration | Economic theory. Demography
    • jel: jel:H1 | jel:D7

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