Distributed Public Governance: Agencies, Authorities and Other Autonomous Bodies in the Netherlands [E-Book] / Ronald van Oosteroom
van Oosteroom, Ronald.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2002
24 p.
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In the context of English-speaking countries, the term agency is used as an umbrella concept for different forms of what is called in the Dutch context "privatisation" (i.e. devolution and delegation of power to more autonomous bodies). To assist in understanding the Dutch situation, this paper will discuss first a conceptual framework which runs as a thread through this chapter...