Tendencies of the Development of Public Service in Lithuania

Jolanta Urbanovič, Jean Claude Garcia-Zamor

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The article analyzes the development of the Lithuanian civil service and the influence of some of the prevailing models of public management on the changes that occurred in the service. It also reviews the attitude of society and experts towards the bureaucracy and points out that in Lithuania, society is becoming more and more skeptical about politics and the whole public environment. It emphasizes that it is not easy to implement the managerial approach in the Civil Service in post-Communist states.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)177-192
Number of pages16
JournalPublic Organization Review
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2011



  • European Union
  • New public management
  • Public governance
  • Weberian model

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)
  • Law

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