- About COCOPS
- Work Packages
- WP1: NPM meta-analysis
- WP2: NPM and the size of government
- WP3: Survey of public managers
- WP4: Satisfaction, voice and choice
- WP5: Coordinating social cohesion
- WP6: NPM and social cohesion
- WP7: Coordination after the crisis
- WP8: Futures and scenarios
- Contact us
COCOPS – Coordinating for Cohesion in the Public Sector of the Future is a public management research consortium consisting of 11 universities in 10 countries. With a budget of nearly 2,7 million € from the European Commission’s FP7, this is to become one of the largest comparative public management research projects in Europe. The project started on 1 Jan 2011 and will run for 3,5 years. It is coordinated by Erasmus University Rotterdam.
New COCOPS Policy Brief has been published: The impact of public sector reform in Europe on social cohesion. It summarises the findings of the COCOPS project as they relate to the impact of public sector reforms on social cohesion, fair treatment, equal access and trust. The Policy Brief can be accessed here.
Public Administration as an Academic Discipline: Trends and Changes in the COCOPS Academic Survey of European Public Administration Scholars is a delivery of COCOPS Work Package #8. The report summarises the finding from the COCOPS academic survey, a survey of public administration academics in European countries fielded in 2013. Respondents were asked to reflect on […]
10-11 June 2014, Leuven | The Public Sector of the Future: governing public services in times of crisis and reform. Concluding COCOPS conference. As the COCOPS project is coming in its final phase, we are organizing a concluding academic conference in Leuven (Belgium) on June 10th and 11th. During this conference, the main conclusions of […]