INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON CURRENT DEBATES IN SOCIAL SCIENCES
ULUSLARARASI SOSYAL BİLİMLERDE GÜNCEL TARTIŞMALAR KONGRESİ
28-30 September 2018, İstanbul
COORDINATOR: DR. NİHAL ŞİRİN PINARCIOĞLU (BATMAN UNIVERSITY)
Public management is an approach to government administration and non-profit administration that resembles and/or draws on private-sector management and business techniques and approaches. These business approaches often aim to maximize efficiency and effectiveness and provide improved customer service. A contrast is drawn with the study of public administration, which emphasizes the social and cultural drivers of government that many contend (e.g. Graham T. Allison and Charles Goodsell) makes it different from the private sector. Studying and teaching about public management are widely practiced in developed nations.
In academia, the field of public management consists of a number of sub-fields. Scholars have proposed a number of different sets of sub-fields. One of the proposed models uses five "pillars":