Paul 't Hart, ERC Advanced Grant

Prof Paul 't Hart gives a lecture on public governance, titled: 'Good Governance, Successful Societies'.

Paul ’t Hart, Professor of Governance at Utrecht University, receives the grant for his research into 'the secret' of sustainable successful public organizations, networks and policies.

Paul 't Hart, hoogleraar Bestuurskunde aan de Universiteit Utrecht
Paul 't Hart

Why do some organizations succeed in establishing a sustainable good reputation where others fail in a population of organizations with identical public tasks (such as social services, police forces, inspectorates or ombudsmen)? Why do policies that try to change what civilians believe and do regarding a particular topic (such as drinking and driving) have more long-term success in some areas than in others?