Based on analyses of local government from different perspectives as well as a number of key themes characterising local government, the purpose of this master thesis is to answer the following question: How is local government being challenged? We have based the thesis on a number of investigative questions, which questions are also used to structure this English summary of the thesis. The analyses contained in the thesis are based on a number of secondary data such as acts, orders, reports, books and other publications as well as primary data collected through interviews conducted with a number of key players with authority in and knowledge of local government.
|Educations||Master of Public Administration, (Executive Master Programme) Final Thesis|
|Number of pages||109|