Policy implementation in housing: a study of the experience of Portsmouth and Derby, 1945-74

@inproceedings{Cook1985PolicyII,
  title={Policy implementation in housing: a study of the experience of Portsmouth and Derby, 1945-74},
  author={Jack A. Cook},
  year={1985}
}
The germ of this thesis was born when the author read "Implementation" by J.A. Pressman and A. Wildavsky. This book stimulated the author's interest in the interpretation of Central Government policy by local authorities of differing political complexions. This thesis reviews and researches the impact of the implementation of Central Government policy by local authorities and attempts to assess the reasons for divergence in policy between Conservative and Labour controlled authorities. The… CONTINUE READING