1. Local Public Sector Reforms: An International Comparison (ISCH COST Action IS1207)
The LocREf project is funded by COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) within the EU FP7 framework. COST is a long-term international network for cooperation in science and technology [for more information click here].
RELENGE Participant (s):
(1) a member of the project's Management Committee and
(2) a researcher with the Working Group 1 on External Post-NPM trends studying externalizations of local services .
WGI focuses on the development of the provision of public utilities and social services in (West) European countries, ranging from the dominance of public/municipal sector-based provision to the advances of private sector-based or non-profit provision.
Publications from the project
Theodore N. Tsekos, Athanasia Triantafyllopoulou, (2016), From Municipal Socialism to the Sovereign Debt Crisis: Local Services in Greece 1980–2015, in Hellmut Wollmann, Ivan Koprić, Gérard Marcou (Eds), Public and Social Services in Europe. From Public and Municipal to Private Sector Provision. Palgrave
2. Conference paper
Andrea Lippi, Theodore N. Tsekos (2016), Local Public Services in Times of Austerity in the Mediterranean Countries as a case of ‘Glocalization’, 2016 EGPA Annual Conference, PSG XIII: Public Policies, 22 - 26 August 2016, Utrecht, the Netherlands