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March 14 - March 15, 2018
2nd International Education and Career Exhibition

March 21 - March 22, 2018
Implementing the European Structural and Investment Funds Regulations, 2014-2020

March 21 - March 22, 2018
Learn How To Master Theory-Based Impact Evaluation

March 22 - March 23, 2018
2018 AAPA Annual Conference

April 23 - April 25, 2018
Workplace Innovation: The Essential Fifth Element Diagnostic and Beyond

April 24 - April 25, 2018
European Public Procurement, PPP/Private Finance and Concessions

May 2 - May 4, 2018
Economics of Digital Transformation (EDT) 2018 DIGITOMICS

May 16 - May 17, 2018
Competitive Dialogue and Negotiated Procedures Master Class

May 21 - May 25, 2018
ICT and free Web Tools in Education: Another way to Teach and to Learn

May 30 - May 31, 2018
International Conference in Public Administration and Territorial Development at the Baikal lakeside

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Other NEWS

University of Ljubljana: Workshop on the Role of Public Administration

Hertie School of Governance: Call for applications for the Scholarship 15.3.18

International project SLIHE at Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica

A new issue of International Public Administration Review published

Modernization, Westernization and Democratization of Public Financial Management

IASIA Call for papers 28.2.2018

Journal "Policy Design and Practice"

2018 AAPA Annual Conference: Call for papers 27.11.2017

Publications / Other Interesting Publications (no NISPAcee)

Developing Regions for Regional Development – Towards a new Swedish model

Editor(s): Fredrik Rakar, Pontus Tallberg

Date: 2014

ISBN: 978-91-9821-220-4

Publisher: Reglab

Order contact: pontus.tallberg@outlook.com

This book describes how the prolonged structural reform in Sweden
has forced regions to develop their institutional role and capacity in
an explorative way. As the national government has withdrawn from
strategy formulation and decision-making in regional policy, and
more issues on the local level of governance have to be coordinated
regionally, the demands on the Swedish regions’ institutional capacity
have increased.
In order to meet these demands and overcome regional
disparities in capacity and resources, a laboratory for knowledge-
sharing and capacity building called Reglab has been established
by the regions. Based on the principles of a participative approach to
learning, strong ownership by members and a bottom-up perspective
on regional development, this inclusive model of capacity building
facilitates policy implementation, and functions as a balancing and
redistributive measure between the regions.
In this book we have asked the regions to describe how they
have dealt with the challenges of regional development in various
policy areas, and how they have developed their own organizations
in doing so. The book concludes with a chapter by Professor Andrés
Rodríguez-Pose, which highlights the importance of strong institutions
in regional development, and demonstrates how policy and institutional
capacity have to be combined in order to have a real impact.

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Author(s): R. Sackmann, W. Bartl, B. Jonda, K. Kopycka, C. Rademacher

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