Public Management: The Performance Imperative
Anticipated drop date: June 19, 2017

This course will teach students to:

  • Explore the critical role of performance measurement in improving management in public sector entities
  • Examine fundamental principles of performance measurement, the identification of different performance measurement techniques and strategies, and the evaluation of best practices within the field
  • Topics will include the evolution and adaptation of "Stat-ing" (e.g.,CompStat, CitiStat, StateStat), the relationship between performance measurement and financial management, and how performance measurement can be used to inform different analytic techniques

Pre-readings: TBD
Webinar: TBD
Discussion Group: TBD


Beth Blauer
Executive Director, Center for Government Excellence at
Hopkins University