“Big Questions” about Intergovernmental Relations and Management: Who Will Address Them?
Article first published online: 1 MAR 2011
Copyright © 2011 The American Society for Public Administration
Public Administration Review
Volume 71, Issue 2, pages 196–202, March/April 2011
How to Cite
Kincaid, J. and Stenberg, C. W. (2011), “Big Questions” about Intergovernmental Relations and Management: Who Will Address Them?. Public Administration Review, 71: 196–202. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-6210.2011.02330.x
- Issue published online: 1 MAR 2011
- Article first published online: 1 MAR 2011
Fiscal, administrative, and political tensions among the partners in the federal system have not eased, and perhaps have grown, since the demise of the U.S. Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations in 1996. Yet no governmental organizational capacity exists to address big intergovernmental questions in an ongoing manner through nonpartisan or bipartisan research, data collection, deliberation, and policy formulation.