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Public Administration and Policy


Case Studies in Public Policy and Management

Searchable catalog of over 1,800 case studies produced at the Kennedy School of Government .

Governments-Federal, State and Local Governments (Including Schools)

State and local government data as collected by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Government Innovators Network

Maintained at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, the Government Innovators Network promotes research and understanding in the field of public-sector innovation.

Plum Book

The Official title is "United States Government Policy and Supporting Positiions." It contains information regarding over 9000 appointive positions within the federal government .

Center for Public Integrity

"The Center for Public Integrity is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, tax-exempt organization that conducts investigative research and reporting on public policy issues in the United States and around the world. "

Government Performance Project

A project of the Pew Center on the States, the site grades and compares the 50 states' management performance in four areas; money, people, infrastructure, and information.

Provides electronic copies of thousands of Federal Government documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act.

Sunlight Foundation

The Sunlight Foundation engaged in projects intended to make the federal government more transparent and acoountable. Much of their efforts focus on lobbying and campaign finance issues.