The Fall 2019 Directors Debate, "A Manifesto for Design-Oriented Professional Disciplines in Public Administration and Management" features Michael Barzelay of the London School of Economics.
Michael Barzelay is Professor of Public Management at the LSE. He is author, most recently, of Public Management as Design-Oriented Professional Discipline (Edward Elgar, open access). His earlier books include Breaking Through Bureaucracy: A New Vision for Managing in Government, The New Public Management: Improving Research and Policy Dialogue, and Preparing for the Future: Strategic Planning in the U.S. Air Force. He has been co-editor of Governance and Head of the Department of Management at LSE. He holds a PhD in Political Science and a Masters in Public and Private Management from Yale.
The CIRHR Director's Debate is a new series of public talks given once a term aimed at students and alumni of the Centre for Industrial Relations and Human Resources program and those interested in real-world HR and Labour Relations issues.