A new city O/S : the power of open, collaborative, and distributed governance (Book, 2017) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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A new city O/S : the power of open, collaborative, and distributed governance

A new city O/S : the power of open, collaborative, and distributed governance

Author: Stephen Goldsmith; Neil Kleiman
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2017] ©2017
Series: Innovative governance in the 21st century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At a time when trust is dropping precipitously and American government at the national level has fallen into a state of long-term, partisan-based gridlock, local government can still be effective--indeed more effective and even more responsive to the needs of its citizens. Based on decades of direct experience and years studying successful models around the world, the authors of this intriguing book propose a new  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goldsmith, Stephen, 1946-
New city OS.
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, 2017
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Goldsmith; Neil Kleiman
ISBN: 9780815732860 0815732864
OCLC Number: 1008769289
Description: xiii, 208 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: The pivot to a new government operating system --
The state of innovation : what we have and what we're missing --
UX : placing citizens at the center --
Government that acts in time --
The problem-solving public servant --
Seamless government : valuing third-party partners --
A new city from a new O/S.
Series Title: Innovative governance in the 21st century.
Responsibility: Stephen Goldsmith and Neil Kleiman.
Local System Bib Number:
on1008769289

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Based on decades of direct experience and years studying successful models around the world, the authors of this intriguing book propose a new operating system (O/S) for cities. Former mayor and  Read more...
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Goldsmith and Kleiman illuminate an effort critical to the future of our country: a major reframing of public sector operations to make them work for, and with, the American public. The case studies Read more...

 
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