Human Resource Management in the Public Sector (New Horizons in Management series)

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This insightful book presents current thinking and research evidence on the role of human resource management policies and practices in increasing service quality, efficiency and organizational effectiveness in the public sector.

Internationally, public sector organisations face enormous challenges, including increasingly uncertain political and economic environments, more vigilant and cost-conscious governments, rapidly evolving community needs and an ageing workforce. This collection examines a range of HRM-related topics that will influence the capacity of public sector agencies to negotiate and respond to the challenges ahead. These topics include managing public sector human resources during an economic downturn, enhancing the satisfaction and motivation of public sector employees, attracting and retaining talent, leadership development, and case studies in successful public sector organizational change.

With each chapter drawing on the latest research, but also emphasizing the practical implications, this collection is suitable for practitioners, researchers and students alike. It will also be valuable for HR specialists and managers of HR units in the public sector.

Contributors: A. Akkerman, A.F. Allisey, M. Arnaboldi, G. Azzone, T.S. Bailey, A.B. Bakker, M. Bradbury, R.J. Burke, C.L. Cooper, M.F. Dollard, M.E. Guy, J.J. Hakanen, J.E. Kellough, T. LaMontagne, J.J. Llorens, K. Manning, M. Martínez Lucio, P. McGurk, S.S. McLinton, K.J. Meier, M.A. Newman, A.J. Noblet, L.J. O'Toole (Jr), K. Page, C.J. Rees, P. Singh, J.E. Sowa, P. Stanton, R. Torenvlied, C. Truss, W. Vandenabeele

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Edited by Ronald J. Burke, Emeritus Professor of Organizational Studies, Schulich School of Business, York University, Canada, Andrew J. Noblet, Professor, Deakin University, Australia and Cary L. Cooper CBE, Distinguished Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health, Lancaster University, UK

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An impressive collection of authoritative treatments of major current and ongoing topics in public sector human resource management, provided by both well-established experts and up-and-coming scholars who are becoming leaders in the field. A valuable resource for courses on the topic and an important reference for scholars and those seeking to maintain expert knowledge about it. --Hal G. Rainey, The University of Georgia

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