On the 26th September 2013, Dr. Peter Falconer will be presenting a paper as part of the Edge Hill business school Research seminar series entitled

“Not a business but business-like”:

The evolution and direction of public service reform in the UK

The main questions with which the presentation will be concerned are:

• What have been the principal characteristics of the different manifestations of public service reform agendas?
• In what ways have the discourses of reform evolved over time?
• In what ways have these reform agendas found expression in public policy over time?

Dr. Peter Falconer is currently Reader in Public Services Management at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, and Convenor of the Queen Margaret University Public Management Research Forum. Click here to read more about his profile.