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Professor Christopher Hood has been awarded the 2021 John Gaus Award to honour a lifetime of exemplary scholarship in the joint tradition of political science and public administration.
The Blavatnik School's Thomas Elston and Ruth Dixon were invited to contribute to a series of commentaries entitled on local government reform in Room 151, a website aimed at senior manage
Thomas Elston, Associate Professor in Public Administration, and Ruth Dixon, Research Fellow at the School, have co-authored an article for JPART, Journal of Public Administration Research and
Professor Christopher Hood has been awarded an honorary doctorate at Erasmus University of Rotterdam for his contribution to public administration.
Professor Christopher Hood and Dr Ruth Dixon were awarded the W. J. M. Mackenzie Book Prize for their book, A Government That Worked Better and Cost Less?
Thomas Elston is currently in the US for fieldwork; he is meeting with some officials from the Office of Management and Budget in the White House, as well as presenting his research findings to sen
Thomas Elston was an invited plenary speaker at a conference on shared services and public procurement, organised by the Portuguese Government in Lisbon.
As the US government announces a significant reform on shared service
The OECD published a major report - “Back to Basics” - on public administration reforms in a range of member countries, which cites some of Thomas Elston's research on government.