Recent Posts : Public Sector & Social Profit

Tighter financial regulations for municipalities should not be an excuse for delaying investments

by Johan De Cooman and Bert Gijsels on Jul 3, 2017 in: Public sector & Social profit

A study conducted by financial institution Belfius shows that Belgium’s municipalities can’t even afford to try and buy votes this year in the run-up to the elections. This comes as a result of...

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How you as a government can intelligently influence European decision-making


The PuMa-debate ‘Get more out of Europe’ held on April 20th  was expertly led by Peter Bursens, who welcomed us with the thought that Europe has a strong future and remains a vital part of the...

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Alumni Stories, PART TWELVE: how the mpm boosts your career

Public Management belongs in a category of its own. No one is more aware of this than Maarten Noeninckx, strategic coordinator at the FPS Economy. Between 2013 and 2015 he was enrolled in the AMS...

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Intercommunals and their transboundary remunerations

Concerning the recent media storm about intermunicipal utility companies (or intercommunales as they are called in Belgium), De Standaard published an opinion piece by AMS’s own Public and Social...

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