Civil Service Reform

Week 8 (Oct.29) Civil Service Reform

* Ian Scott, Chapter 4.
* Douglas McGregor, ??The Human Side of the Enterprise?? in Shafritz
Civil Service Reform: Consultation Document, Civil Service Bureau of HKSAR (August 1999)
A.H. Maslow, ??A Theory of Human Motivation?? in Shafritz

Week 9 (Nov.5) Accountability in Modern Government

* Barbara Romzek & Melvin Dubnick, ??Accountability in the Public Sector: Lessons from the Challenger Tragedy?? in Lane
* James Wilson (1989) Bureaucracy: What Government Agencies Do and Why They Do It. New York: Basic Books, Chapters One and Two
David Thompson, ??The Possibility of Administrative Ethics?? in Shafritz
David Rosembloom, Chapter 12
Robert Gregory, ??Accountability in Modern Government?? in Peters and Pierre
John Burns (2004) Government Capacity and the Hong Kong Civil Service. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, Chapter Five