CFP: New Public Management Conference

Call for Papers on Public Management

The Southern Political Science Association will have a new section on public management at the 2012 annual meeting January 12-14, 2012 in New Orleans. The program is open to and will consider proposals in all areas of public management including organizational performance, human resources management, not-for-profit management, strategic management, etc. The SPSA is strongly supportive of hosting this initiative in public management. The SPSA electronic proposal submission system ( is set up to receive proposals. The deadline for proposals is August 9, but early submissions are encouraged. In addition to your electronic submission, please send your title and abstract to Ken Meier ( This will allow me the flexibility to create more coherent and focused panels. For additional information about the SPSA and the conference, please see