Northern Ireland

At the crossroads of political and administrative reform

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Abstract

Northern Ireland is at a political and administrative cross-roads. Politically the Good Friday Agreement has paved the way for devolved government, and administratively the system of Direct Rule from Westminster will come to an end. This article examines the major problems of accountability linked to Direct Rule government and sets out a policy agenda for the new Northern Ireland Assembly.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)311-328
Number of pages18
JournalGovernance
Volume12
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1999
Externally publishedYes

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Northern Ireland : At the crossroads of political and administrative reform. / Knox, Colin.

In: Governance, Vol. 12, No. 3, 1999, p. 311-328.

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