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Corporate autonomy and institutional control

the crown corporation as a problem in organization design

by Douglas F. Stevens

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Buffalo .
Written in English

  • Prairie Provinces.
    • Subjects:
    • Government business enterprises -- Prairie Provinces

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDouglas F. Stevens.
      SeriesCanadian public administration series = Collection administration publique canadienne, Canadian public administration series.
      ContributionsInstitute of Public Administration of Canada.
      LC ClassificationsHD4010.P7 S73 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 233 p. :
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1163056M
      ISBN 100773509003
      LC Control Number94142732

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Chapter Seven Corporate Autonomy and Institutional Control: In the provincial chapters, we sought to establish a particular historical context within which to examine how different Crown-corporation organization designs gave rise to different outcomes in the balancing of corporate autonomy and institutional control.

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3. Autonomy refers to the authority of the provider to make decisions independently and carry out a plan of care.

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