Putting Bureaucracy on a Fad Diet

By Tom Shoop

January 27, 2011

Great quote leading off Joe Davidson's Federal Diary column today in the Washington Post, from James Q. Wilson's seminal text, Bureaucracy:

Presidents have taken to reorganizations the way overweight people take to fad diets - and with about the same results.

By Tom Shoop

January 27, 2011

http://www.govexec.com/federal-news/fedblog/2011/01/putting-bureaucracy-on-a-fad-diet/40369/