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Public Management

Faculty Research Group.

We are engaged in a variety of initiatives that contribute to research and policy debate, such as public management reform, budget control, national health care and education reform.
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The Public Management Faculty Research Group is an interdisciplinary research group. Our faculty draw from a variety of disciplines such as economics, political science, sociology, strategy, operations research and decision sciences to conduct research on a wide range of managerial issues in the public and private sector. 

Current areas of interest include:

  • Public management reform
  • Performance management
  • Management of innovation
  • Strategy development within non-governmental organizations
  • Organization and performance of local public services
  • Management of inter-organizational networks
  • Performance rankings and ratings
  • Auctions and mechanism design for public goods
  • Multi-criteria and complex decision making

As a research centre located in a school with some of the best social science departments in the country, our faculty engages in cross-departmental collaborations with other researchers across the LSE. 

In line with LSE tradition, Public Management Faculty Group members are engaged in a variety of initiatives that contribute to research and policy debate, such as public management reform, budget control, national health care and education reform.