Book News: September 16th, 1999

By Geoffrey Filkin

Best Value will require the most profound shift of attitudes, performance
and skills that local government has been expected to make for decades.
This paper, with contributions from a range of experts from the private and
public sector, explores the problems that local authorities are facing,
what support is needed to help overcome them and the institutional options
for building capacity.

ISBN 0 9534 903 2 7. 1-19 copies 10 pounds per copy (including 1 pound 25
p. p&p). 20+ copies 5 pounds per copy (including 75p p&p). Published by
The New Local Government Network, 1 Chapel Court, Borough High Street,
London SE1 1HH.
Tel. 0171 357 0051. Fax. 0171 357 0404. Email.