Public Enterprises: Unresolved Challenges and New Opportunities
United Nations Publications, Feb 26, 2008 - Business & Economics - 143 pages
This publication examines the role of public enterprises (PEs) in today's economy, especially within the context of the realisation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and their management, more particularly, the performance monitoring issues of public enterprises. The report focuses on conceptual issues, theories and models associated with PEs, as well as on new management approaches relevant to PEs in the contemporary world. It also presents a model for a public enterprise governance index (PEGI) and explores its possibilities in assisting on-going performance monitoring systems of PEs in several developing countries.
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Introduction Reinventing Public Enterprises
Reinventing Public Enterprises and Their Management as the Engine of Development and Growth
Can Public Enterprises Contribute to Development? A Critical Assessment and Alternatives for Management Improvement
Designing and Implementing Mechanisms to Enhance Accountability for StateOwned Enterprises
The Question of the Public Enterprise and Africas Development Challenge A Governance and Leadership Perspective
Issues on Public Enterprise Management
Agenda of EGM
Example of a Performance Agreement in the US Appendix I Trivedi
Suggested Best Practice Evaluation Methodology for Performance Agreements in the US Appendix II Trivedi
Perceptions Analysis Role and Relevance of the MOU as an Instrument Appendix III Trivedi
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