Donald P. Moynihan

Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy

Old North, Suite 100

37th & O Streets NW

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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Scholarly Papers (45)

1.

Finding Workable Levers Over Work Motivation: Comparing Job Satisfaction, Job Involvement and Organizational Commitment

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2007-003, Administration and Society, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 May 2008
Donald P. Moynihan and Sanjay K. Pandey
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration
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job satisfaction, public service motivation, committment, job involvement

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Bureaucratic Red Tape and Organizational Performance: Testing the Moderating Role of Culture and Political Support

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2005-026
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Sanjay K. Pandey and Donald P. Moynihan
George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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red tape, organizational culture, performance

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The Ties that Bind: Social Networks, Person-Organization Fit and Turnover Intention

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2007-015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Mar 2007
Donald P. Moynihan and Sanjay K. Pandey
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration
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social networks, turnover, person-organization fit, value congruence

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What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Performance? Dialogue Theory and Performance Budgeting

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2005-021
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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budgeting, performance, dialogue, reform

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Creating Desirable Organizational Characteristics: How Organizations Create a Focus on Results and Managerial Authority

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2005-027
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Dec 2005
Donald P. Moynihan and Sanjay K. Pandey
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration
Downloads 226 (139,622)
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new public management, reform, performance, flexibility

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Performance Management Under George W. Bush

THE DYNAMICS OF PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT: CONSTRUCTING INFORMATION AND REFORM, Chapter 7, Georgetown University Press
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2008
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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performance, management, results, budget, Bush, Office of Management and Budget

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The Big Question for Performance Management: Explaining Performance Information Use

La Follette School Working Paper Series, No. 2009-019
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Donald P. Moynihan and Sanjay K. Pandey
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration
Downloads 181 (171,801)
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Performance management, data use, leadership, government

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Election Laws, Mobilization, and Turnout: The Unanticipated Consequences of Election Reform

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Barry C. Burden, David T. Canon, Kenneth Mayer and Donald P. Moynihan
University of Wisconsin - Madison, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Wisconsin - Madison and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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election adminstration, early voting, voter turnout, election day registration

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Public Service Reform and the New Security Agenda

GOVERNANCE AND PUBLIC SECURITY, Public Affairs Institute, 2002
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Mar 2009
Donald P. Moynihan and Alasdair S. Roberts
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Massachusetts Amherst - School of Public Policy
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public management, public administration, crisis, national security, terrorism

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Performance Regimes Amidst Governance Complexity

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Forthcoming, La Follette School Working Paper No. 2009-017
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), Syracuse University - Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, University of Kansas - Department of Public Administration, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA), University of North Carolina - Charlotte - Department of Political Science and Florida State University - Askew School of Public Administration and Policy
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Performance management, data use, leadership, government

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The Triumph of Loyalty Over Competence: The Bush Administration and the Exhaustion of the Politicized Presidency

La Follette School of Public Affairs Working Paper Series No. 2008-024, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper 09-17, Public Administration Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2009
Donald P. Moynihan and Alasdair S. Roberts
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Massachusetts Amherst - School of Public Policy
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President Bush, management, Iraq, Katrina, political appointees, politicization, presidency

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Election Officials: How Selection Methods Shape Their Policy Preferences and Affect Voter Turnout

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2010
University of Wisconsin - Madison, affiliation not provided to SSRN, The Ohio State University -- John Glenn School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin - Madison and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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election administration, appointment, turnout, election

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The Case for Counter-Cyclical Fiscal Capacity

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory Oxford Journals, Production Oxford University Press 2001 Evans Road Cary, NC 27513, USA Fax: (919) 677-1714 E-mail: jpart@oupjournals.org
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Feb 2007
Yilin Hou and Donald P. Moynihan
Maxwell School, Syracuse University and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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counter cyclical, governance capacity, rainy day fund, general fund balance

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Ambiguity in Policy Lessons: The Agencification Experience

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2005-025
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Dec 2005
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
Downloads 109 (257,765)
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new public management, agencies, policy transfer, adoption

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Leadership and Reform: Mapping the Causal Pathways of Performance Information Use

La Follette School Working Paper Series, No. 2009-018
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Donald P. Moynihan, Sanjay K. Pandey and Bradley E. Wright
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy, George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration and University of North Carolina - Charlotte - Department of Political Science
Downloads 107 (261,136)
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Performance management, data use, leadership, government

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Blame Avoidance and Network Coordination: Evidence from Crisis Response

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2009
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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The Network Governance of Crisis Response: Case Studies of Incident Command Systems

La Follette School of Public Affairs Working Paper No. 2008-020
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Incident Command Systems, hierarchy, networks, crisis, crisis response, network governance, trust, authority, coordination

The Network Governance of Crisis Response: Case Studies of Incident Command Systems

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 895-915, 2009
Posted: 09 Oct 2009
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy

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Through A Glass, Darkly: Understanding the Effects of Performance Regimes

La Follette School Working Paper Series No. 2009-020
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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performance information use, gaming, leadership

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A Heckuva Job: How Management Failures Doomed the Bush Administration

La Follette School of Public Affairs Working Paper No. 2008-018
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
Downloads 60 (368,051)
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President Bush, management, Iraq, Katrina, political appointee, PART, performance

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Human Capital and Administrative Burden: The Role of Cognitive Resources in Citizen-State Interactions

Forthcoming, Public Administration Review
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Nov 2019
Aarhus University - Department of Political Science, Aarhus University - Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Cognitive Biases in Governing: Technology Preferences in Election Administration

Public Administration Review, MS 226-823
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Jun 2010
Donald P. Moynihan and Stéphane Lavertu
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and The Ohio State University -- John Glenn School of Public Affairs
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election administration, e-government, technology, cognitive biases, decision frame

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A Great Schism Approaching? Towards a Micro and Macro Public Administration

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Nov 2019
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Design, Administrative behavior, Experiments, Public administration

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Public Service Motivation and Interpersonal Citizenship Behavior in Public Organizations: Testing a Preliminary Model

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Sanjay K. Pandey, Bradley E. Wright and Donald P. Moynihan
University of Kansas, University of Wisconsin - Madison - La Follette School of Public Affairs and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Beyond Measurement: Managing for Results in State Government

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Nov 2019
Patricia W. Ingraham and Donald P. Moynihan
Binghamton University and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Measuring How Administration Shapes Citizenship: A Policy Feedback Perspective on Performance Management

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Amber Wichowsky
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and Marquette University
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Explaining Turnover Intention in State Government: Examining the Roles of Gender, Life Cycle and Loyalty

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Noel Landuyt
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Texas at Austin
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Tackling the Performance Regime Paradox: A Problem-Solving Approach Engages Professional Goal-Based Learning

Forthcoming in Public Administration Review
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Donald P. Moynihan, Martin Bækgaard and Mads Leth Jakobsen
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy, Aarhus University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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People and Performance: Challenges for the Future Public Service – The Report From the Wye River Conference

Public Administration Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, January/February 2000
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Dec 2019
Patricia W. Ingraham, Sally C. Selden and Donald P. Moynihan
Binghamton University, University of Lynchburg and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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The Normative Model in Decline? Public Service Motivation in the Age of Governance

Public Service Motivation: State of the Science and Art, James L. Perry and Annie Hondeghem (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press (2008).
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Advancing the Empirical Study of Performance Management: What we Learned from the Program Assessment Rating Tool

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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'Our Usable Past': A Historical Contextual Approach to Administrative Values

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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What Makes Hierarchical Networks Succeed? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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The Role of Organizations in Fostering Public Service Motivation

Public Administration Review • January | February 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Sanjay K. Pandey
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Kansas
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A Life Worth Living: Evidence on the Relationship Between Prosocial Values and Happiness

Am Rev Public Adm. 2015 May ; 45(3): 311–326. doi:10.1177/0275074013493657.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Nov 2019
Donald P. Moynihan, Thomas DeLeire and Kohei Enami
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Population Health Sciences
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motivation, happiness, public-private differences

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Leveraging Collaborative Networks in Infrequent Emergency Situations

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Learning Under Uncertainty: Networks in Emergency Management

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Building Secure Elections: E-Voting, Security, and Systems Theory

Public Administration Review • September/October 2004, Vol. 64, No. 5
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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The Administrators of Democracy: A Research Note on Local Election Officials

Public Administration Review, September October 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Nov 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Carol L Silva
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Oklahoma - Main - Department of Political Science
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From Intercrisis to Intracrisis Learning

Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, Vol. 17, Issue 3, pp. 189-198, September 2009
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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Rethinking and Expanding the Study of Administrative Rules: Report of the 2010 Red Tape Research Workshop

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Mary K. Feeney, Donald P. Moynihan and Richard M. Walker
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Public Affairs, Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and The University of Hong Kong
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The Suspect Handmaiden: The Evolution of Politics and Administration in the American State

Public Administration Review • December 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Patricia W. Ingraham
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and Binghamton University
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How Do Public Organizations Learn? Bridging Cultural and Structural Perspectives

Public Administration Review • November | December 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Noel Landuyt
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Texas at Austin
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What Is the Future of Studying Elections? Making the Case for a New Approach

Posted: 30 Dec 2019
Donald P. Moynihan and Carol L Silva
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and University of Oklahoma - Main - Department of Political Science

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The Ties that Bind: Social Networks, Person-Organization Value Fit, and Turnover Intention

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. 18, Issue 2, pp. 205-227, 2008
Posted: 10 Jul 2008
Donald P. Moynihan and Sanjay K. Pandey
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy and George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration

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The Case for Countercyclical Fiscal Capacity

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp. 139-159, 2008
Posted: 09 Jul 2008
Yilin Hou and Donald P. Moynihan
Maxwell School, Syracuse University and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy

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Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 132
1.

Learning Under Uncertainty: Networks in Crisis Management

La Follette School Working Paper No. 2005-028,
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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crisis, emergency, learning, ambiguity, uncertainty

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Crisis Management Policy and Hierarchical Networks

La Follette School of Public Affairs Working Paper Series No. 2005-022
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Donald P. Moynihan
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
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network, hierarchy, emergency, crisis, management