Review: Public service motivation—practical problems, scientific evidence and the role of a research community

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Authors

Colleges, School and Institutes

External organisations

  • KU Leuven Univ
  • KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT LEUVEN
  • Utrecht University

Abstract

This review article introduces Public Money & Management's theme papers and articles on public service motivation (PSM). PSM has proven to be a promising road in creating public performance and public value and this theme brings it to an even wider audience, ensuring that policy-makers and those responsible for delivering public services worldwide are aware of the value of PSM research. The article also presents new findings about how best to further PSM research.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)321-327
Number of pages7
JournalPublic Money & Management
Volume35
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 3 Sep 2015

Keywords

  • Journal rankings, public administration, public management, public service motivation (PSM), research citations