Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Agency Political Ideology and Reform Implementation: Performance Management in the Bush Administration

Analysis of data from a survey of federal agency managers indicates that the impact of the Bush administration's Program Assessment Rating Tool on managers' use of performance information is largely contingent on the political ideology of the agencies in which managers work.

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: La Follette School Working Paper No. 2012-009
  • Author(s): Stéphane Lavertu and Donald P. Moynihan