Strategic Management and Performance Measurement – A Connected or Disconnected Duo? Evidences from Croatian Public Administration

Romea Manojlović
2017 International Public Administration Review  
The paper examines the link between strategic management and performance measurement in the public sector. The main hypothesis is that the stages of strategic management development are positively correlated with the number of performance dimensions measured by public organisations. In order to examine the stated hypothesis results from the empirical research conducted in Croatian public administration are being presented. A questionnaire has been sent to 253 central and local organisations and
more » ... l organisations and additional interviews have been conducted. The results confirm the hypothesis and determine that the enhancement of strategic planning and management is one of the main stimuli for performance measurement in Croatia.
doi:10.17573/ipar.2017.1.01 fatcat:dpqshp4jlbcxpnnbnsrfk6qbmi