Under Review

Micro Foundations of Interlocal Collaboration: An Experimental Test

The existing research of inter-jurisdictional policy implementation relies on aggregated data from established or completed networks, which cannot discern individual level heterogeneity among policymakers in earlier stages of interlocal …

How and When Democratic Values Matter: Challenging the Effectiveness Centric Framework in Program Evaluation

Performance information is overwhelmingly used in program evaluation by both public managers and external stakeholders. In the market-based New Public Management movement, effectiveness is public programs’ major selling point. However, this approach …