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ICMA's Top 10 Articles Feature Work of Leisha DeHart-Davis

The editors of ICMA's Public Management magazine have posted a list of favorite articles in 2015, and faculty member Leisha DeHart-Davis' article, "Improving Grievance Policies: New Research Suggests it May be Time to Revamp," is among them. Dehart-Davis studied grievance policies in North Carolina local governments through surveys and interviews to understand policy designs, outcomes, and effectiveness. The article includes key findings (i.e. grievances are expensive) and ideas for more efffective policies. DeHart-Davis' research was funded by the Local Government Research Collaborative


Published January 4, 2016