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The OECD and economic governance: Invisibility and impotence? (2010)
Book Chapter
Woodward, R. (2010). The OECD and economic governance: Invisibility and impotence?. In K. Martens, & A. P. Jakobi (Eds.), Mechanisms of OECD Governance: International Incentives for National Policy-Making?, 53-74. Oxford University Press (OUP). doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591145.003.0003

Chapter 3 sketches the OECD's role in economic governance, in particular the pursuit of its obligation to promote policies which maximize economic growth. While the OECD's work in the economic field evolves, its mechanisms of economic governance have... Read More

Implementing the third way: the delivery of public services under the Blair government (2002)
Journal Article
Lee, D., Woodward, R., & Lee, S. (2002). Implementing the third way: the delivery of public services under the Blair government. Public money & management, 22(4), (49-56). doi:10.1111/1467-9302.00329. ISSN 0954-0962

This article focuses on the implementation of the Blair governments' agenda for the delivery of public services in England. A distinctive approach to policy is identified which has effectively nationalized the implementation process in England. This... Read More