Books and Monographs
Managing and Measuring Performance in Public and Nonprofit Organizations: An Integrated Approach, 2nd Edition. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass & Pffeifer Imprints, Wiley (with Theodore H. Poister and Jeremy Hall), 2015.
Organizational Behavior. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage (with Afsaneh Nahavandi, Robert Denhardt, Janet Denhardt), 2014.
Civil Society in Cuba: Advancing through Moral Convictions and Public Connectedness, Miami, FL: University of Miami Press, 2008.
International Handbook of Practice-Based Performance Management, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage (edited with Patria de Lancer Julnes, Fran Berry & Kaifeng Yang), 2008.
Managing Human Behavior in Public & Nonprofit Organizations, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2002, First Edition (with Robert Denhardt and Janet Vinzant Denhardt); Translated to Chinese (2008), Second Edition (2009), Third Edition (2013), Fourth Edition (2016).
"Opening the Door to Cuba by Reinventing Guantanamo: Creating a Cuba-US Biofuel Production Capability in Guantanamo" (with John Paron) In Handbook of Contemporary Cuba, edited by Mauricio Font. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers, 2013.
“Developing Intrapersonal Skills” (with Robert B.
Denhardt) In Handbook of Public Administration, James Perry and Robert
K.Christensen, editors. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass & Pffeifer
Imprints, Wiley, 2015.
“Strategic Planning by State Courts in the US”
(with Kerrin Wolf) In Developments in Strategic and Public Management:
Studies in the US and Europe, Paul Joyce, John Bryson, Marc Holzer
editors. UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
"Managing for Results in Six States: Progress in over a decade demonstrates that leadership matters" (with research assistant, Fathima Nihla Zarook) Public Performance & Management Review,Vol. 35, No. 1, September 2011.
"The Use of Performance Contracts for Delivery of Social Services in the United States" (w/ research assistant, Lynne Foote), Theoretical and Applied Economics. Bucharest: Romania,Vol. XVI, No. 3, March 2009.
"Civil Society in Cuba: Advancing through Moral Convictions and Public Connectedness" in Cuban Affairs Quarterly, Vol. 3, Issue 1, January 2008.
"A Performing Public Sector" Symposium Editor (w/ Wouter Van Dooren), Public Performance and Management Review, Vol. 30, No. 4, June 2007.
"The Status of Performance Budgeting," (Symposium editor with Jonathan Justice), Public Performance and Management Review, Vol. 30, No. 1, September 2006.