Gulick Efficiency: The Administrative Management View
Management and International Business
The works of Luther Gulick rank prominently among the contributors who influenced the modern administrative state's development. This paper examines how Gulick played a significant role during the New Deal Era in promoting administrative management in government operations. His commitment to administrative management is further explicated by how he structured efficiency of operations into his now classic organizational perspective so as to make managerial priorities inevitable. While Gulick's efficiency therefore illuminates the supremacy of management purposes, it is also critically elucidated as limiting human development and general participation among organizational employees.
International Journal of Public Administration
Davis, C. R.
(1990). Gulick Efficiency: The Administrative Management View. International Journal of Public Administration, 13(4), 603-619.
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