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  • 1. BUS 4010Introduction to Public Administration Daniel – Majed – Mazen – Mohammed – Zainah October 19, 2011
  • 2.  Introduction & history Function Rulemaking Bureaucratic “Red Tape” Politics Advantages & disadvantages Conclusion Questions
  • 3. Lines of customersdelayIsSheets stacked waiting this really bureaucratic? Angry voices on desks
  • 4.  The Characteristics Hierarchical authority structure Task specialization Extensive rules Clear goals Merit principle Impersonality
  • 5.  Bureaucrats refer to those who work in government (non-elected & non-appointed) 1 out of 100 Americans work for government bureaucracy
  • 6.  Utilizing Webers concept of bureaucracy the goal becomes a streamlined process1. Specialized tasks    -Become an expert2. Uniformity and coordination of different tasks    -Held accountable for production3. Accountable to one person    -Managers are experts and subordinates only report to one4. Remove emotional ties    -Eliminates favoritism and personnel conflict5. Commitment to and from organization    -Lifelong journey for employees evaluated based on tenure and skill
  • 7.  Diagrams of the U.S. Army and Nonprofit organization to illustrate bureaucratic function according to Weber
  • 8.  The Process of Rulemaking Negotiated Rulemaking Administrative Adjudication Deregulation vs. Reregulation
  • 9. Iron Triangle
  • 10.  Bureaucratic politics explained the public policy decisions. Describe the needs of each bureau. The Conservatives beliefs. The Liberals beliefs.
  • 11.  Red Tape Definition comes from the ribbon used by civil servants in Britain Describes the amount of hassle citizens encounter when dealing with government Usually applied to government Includes the filling out of paperwork, obtaining of licenses.
  • 12. ADVANTAGES DISADVANTAGES Division of labor “Red Tape” Employees collaboration Exploit bureaucracyCompetence and efficiency Fear of reactionDecisions in measure way Rigid & inflexible
  • 13.  James D. Thompson Warren Bennis
  • 14.  Provost, C., & Teske, P. (2009). President George W. Bushs influence over bureaucracy and policy: Extraordinary times, extraordinary powers (pp. 12- 14). New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. Shapiro, S. (2002). Speed bumps and roadblocks: Procedural controls and regulatory change. Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory, 12(1), 29. Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Shapiro, S. (2006). Politics and regulatory policy analysis. Regulation, 29(2), 40-45. Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Wilson, J. Q. (1991). Bureaucracy: What government agencies do and why they do it (pp. 344-345). Palo Alto, CA: Basic Books. Yackee, J., & Yackee, S. (2009). Divided government and US federal rulemaking. Regulation & Governance, 3(2), 128-144. Harrison, B. C. (2009). American democracy now. New York: McGraw-Hill. Ethics of Bureaucracy. (n.d.). Vics Home Page. Retrieved October 10, 2011, from http://www.vicnapier.com/MyArticles/OrgDevPapers/ethics_of_bureaucracy. htm Henry, J.(n.d.). The Grinding Square Wheels Of Bureaucracy, Retrieved October 15,2011 from Data Lite: http://www.datalite.org/grinding-wheels- bureaucracy.html Johnson, P. (2005). Bureaucratic Politics. Retrieved October 14,2011 from A Glossary of Political Economy Terms: http://www.auburn.edu/~johnspm/gloss/bureaucratic_politics http://www.rose-hulman.edu/~casey1/Bureaucracy.pdf