Scandinavian Journal of Public Administration

Scandinavian Journal of Public Administration is committed to publishing peer-reviewed, high-quality research and to become the journal of choice in the field of Public Administration in Scandinavia. The Journal publishes four issues per year in English and presents articles on public administration with perspectives from political and management studies, economics or law studies.

issn:  2001-7413

e-issn: 2001-7405

Archive Vol 1-13


Vol 18, No 4 (2014): Innovative practices in work, organization and regional development – problems and prospects

Guest editors: Lena Högberg & Elisabeth Sundin

Table of Contents


Innovative practices in work, organization and re-gional development – problems and prospects Introduction to the special issue PDF
Lena Högberg, Elisabeth Sundin 3-8
Leadership with care – Constructing responsibility as ‘shared caring’ in a complex public service organisation PDF
Mervi Hasu, Mikko Lehtonen 9-28
Re-organizing Australian public sector work: Conditions for innovating-in-practice PDF
Mary C. Johnsson, Oriana Milani Price, Marie Manidis 29-50
Can public procurement be an instrument for policy learning in gender mainstreaming? PDF
Ann-Charlott Callerstig 51-71
Managing the gap between policy and practice through Intermediaries for Quality Improvement PDF
Truls Neubeck, Mattias Elg, Thomas Schneider 73-89
From exclusion to inclusion in public innovation support? Innovative practices in bottom-up networks PDF
Malin Lindberg 91-107
Societal Entrepreneurship – a Cross-Boundary Force for Regional and Local Development Cherished for Multiple Reasons PDF
Malin Gawell, Anne Pierre, Yvonne von Friedrichs 109-130