Coordination incentives, performance measurement, and resource allocation in public sector organizations

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Dietrichson, Jens;
(2013)
  • Subject: Coordination incentives | Shared targets | Learning | Public sector organizations | Performance measurement | Economics | Public sector organizations; Coordination incentives; Performance measurement; Shared targets; Learning | Nationalekonomi
    • jel: jel:H83 | jel:H11 | jel:D23 | jel:D73 | jel:D83

Why are coordination problems common when public sector organizations share responsibilities, and what can be done to mitigate such problems? This paper uses a multi-task principal-agent model to examine two related reasons: the incentives to coordinate resource allocat... View more
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