Government by Fiat: The Retreat from Responsibility

Framsida
UNSW Press, 2001 - 238 sidor
This text puts the spotlight on Australia's State Governments and Federal Government, and their diminishing accountability to the electors. The book looks at public sector changes made by governments since 1980 that have made the governments less accountable for the delivery of services.
 

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THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF ACCOUNT
11
Conclusion
25
Government for the people 28 Government
39
Liberalism the sovereign individual and markets 54 The social
71
Transaction costs public choice theory and trust 85 Trust
96
The commodification of citizenship 100 Distributive justice
117
Sources of secrecy 128 Accountability in the secret state
133
Contracting and the culture of secrecy 137 Private protections
147
Regulation 165 Public law judicial
175
Protection for Cabinet deliberations 190 The costs
192
References
221
Index
235
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