After reading chapters 6 and 7 of The Effective Public Manager (2013) and the article Governing the Hollow State (2000) posted in the Week 13 module, answer the questions below. 1. Provide a brief synopsis (around one paragraph) of the article Governing the Hollow State (Milward & Provan, 2000).
2. What are some issues associated with contracting out? Explain the concept of the “hollow state.” 3. How can accountability be built in to public contracts? What mechanisms must be used?