PUAD 857. Performance Management and Governance. 3 Hours.
This course examines the practice and governance challenges of performance management and budgeting in the public sector. Topics covered in this course include: a) the governance context of performance measurement and management; b) the historical and theoretical foundation of performance measurement and management; c) the global trend of performance-oriented reforms; d) the practice and politics of performance measurement and management; and e) governance and ethical issues in managing for results. Prerequisite: The completion of a graduate-level statistics class or instructor approval is required to enroll. LEC.