Digital Era Governance Reform and Accountability

The case of Denmark

Authored by: Niels Ejersbo , Carsten Greve

The Routledge Handbook to Accountability and Welfare State Reforms in Europe

Print publication date:  November  2016
Online publication date:  November  2016

Print ISBN: 9781472470591
eBook ISBN: 9781315612713
Adobe ISBN: 9781317044208

10.4324/9781315612713.ch19

 Download Chapter

 

Abstract

This chapter concerns the evolution of digitalization reforms in the Danish public sector and how there has been a shift in emphasis on accountability for digitalization from most professional and bureaucratic accountability towards political and legal accountability. This topic is important as digitalization is emerging as one of the most vibrant reform areas in the public sector (OECD 2014). Governments have to face the challenge of how to ensure adequate accountability for this reform.

 Cite
Search for more...
Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.