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Emerging Ideas of ‘New Governance’ in Higher Education
(Palgrave MacmiIlan, 2021-05-04)
This chapter examines how higher education systems are currently being influenced by the ideas of new public management. With the aid of a systematic literature review, it maps the use of post-new public management governance ...
China’s Digital Silk Road and Africa’s Technological Future
(Council on Foreign Relations, 2022-02-01)
The Chinese government introduced the Digital Silk Road (DSR) in a 2015 white paper as a component of its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). It is essentially the technology dimension of the BRI and encompasses all things ...
Tensions in the Sustainability of Higher Education- the Case of Finnish Universities
Universities are increasingly engaged in marketization and are also expected to transform into more sustainable institutions and be change-agents pushing forward the movement of sustainable development. This article ...
The Politics of Making Finland an Experimenting Nation
As atop-level national policy agenda, the Experimental Finland initiative (2015-2019) opens up an opportunity to investigate the politics of the nationally promoted experimental turn. We examine how the state launched ...
China–Africa and an Economic Transformation
Israel’s international mobilities regime : visa restrictions for educators and medics in Palestine
This article examines Israel’s control of international presence in Palestine as an ‘international mobilities regime’ that has damaging effects for the provision of services in East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza. ...
What can co-creation do for the citizens? : Applying co-creation for the promotion of participation in cities
Co-creation has become a globally popular concept in different sectors of the society. Its promise lies in breaking down hierarchies between local government, business life, universities, citizens and other stakeholders. ...
Blame avoidance strategies in governmental performance measurement
Performance measurement and blame avoidance are significant forces that shape the development of the public sector. Unfortunately, extant literature has not paid much attention to blame avoidance in performance measurement. ...
Financial sustainability of local governments in the eyes of Finnish local politicians
Local government aims for financial sustainability in ensuring the wellbeing of citizens at the expense of their tax incomes. As members of local councils, local politicians are the highest decision-makers who are responsible ...
Constructing certainty through public budgeting: budgetary responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in Finland, Norway and Sweden
Purpose – This paper provides a reflective comparison of the budgetary implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for three Nordic countries: Finland, Norway and Sweden. Design/methodology/approach –By drawing from the notion ...