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Donald F. Kettl

Professor, University of Maryland School of Public Policy

Donald F. Kettl is a professor at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy and a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and the Volcker Alliance. He is the author of many books, including Escaping Jurassic Government: How to Recover America's Lost Commitment to Competence, The Politics of the Administrative Process, System Under Stress and The Next Government of the United States. Kettl is a two-time recipient of the Louis Brownlow Book Award of the National Academy of Public Administration. In 2008, he won the American Political Science’s John Gaus Award for a lifetime of exemplary scholarship in political science and public administration. He has a Ph.D. in political science from Yale University and has held appointments at University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, the University of Virginia, Vanderbilt University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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What's Next

January 1, 2001 The world and the country are changing, and the federal government had better figure out how to catch up. s George W. Bush measures furniture for the Oval Office and takes the reins of power in Washington, he faces a stark but largely unrecognized reality: The federal government's role has...

Relentless Reinvention

January 1, 2000 he 2000 presidential election sharply focuses two separate questions on the Clinton administration's "reinventing government" campaign. If Al Gore becomes President, what will the next phase of reinventing government look like? If someone else wins-Bill Bradley, George W. Bush, John McCain or a dark horse-what will become of reinventing government?...

Revamping Reinvention

April 1, 1998 n its fifth anniversary, the National Performance Review is changing its name, vision and focus. But can the realignment revitalize reinvention? The NPR has many answers to government's management problems, but so far it has failed to grasp the real questions. Our special report includes the following sections: Revamping Reinvention...

Revamping Reinvention

April 1, 1998 Faith Healers, By Brian Friel April 1998 SPECIAL SECTION Revamping Reinvention On its fifth anniversary, the National Performance Review is changing its name, vision and focus. By Anne Laurent alaurent@govexec.com overnment reinventors have been feeling disenchanted over the last year. Customers have been embraced, regulations have been reduced, staffing has...