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Course 2017-2018 a.y.

30342 - PUBLIC GOVERNANCE


BIG
Department of Social and Political Sciences

Course taught in English


Go to class group/s: 23

BIG (8 credits - I sem. - OB  |  4 credits SECS-P/07  |  4 credits SPS/04)
Course Director:
FEDERICO LEGA

Classes: 23 (I sem.)
Instructors:
Class 23: FEDERICO LEGA


Course Objectives
This course provides students with the frameworks to understand the complexity of decision-making processes in public sector, with a focus on implications due to different governance models, multiple stakeholders, administrative red tape, public-private relationships, increasingly liquid borders between politics and management. The course provides also tools, competences and skills to design effective governance models and decision-making processes to support strategic choices of public interest and/or relevance.




Intended Learning Outcomes
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Course Content Summary
The course is built around the following topics
  • Evolution in state models/paradigms and governance models.
  • Decision-making in public systems with specific focus to those characterized by wicked issues and high need of inter-institutional cooperation.
  • Typologies of governance models.
  • Public governance in international organizations.
  • Design and organization of inter-institutional network.
  • The course also includes discussion of case studies, case histories and a groupwork.

Teaching methods
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Assessment methods
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Detailed Description of Assessment Methods
  • Final written exam.
  • Groupwork assignment.

Textbooks
  • Collection edited by instructors.

Prerequisites
None
Last change 20/04/2017 15:02