Administrative Culture

Administrative Culture (AC), published by Ragnar Nurkse School of Innovation and Governance at Tallinn University of Technology, is a peer-reviewed multi-language interdisciplinary journal of administrative studies. The journal publishes contributions in English, the lingua franca of our times, and also in the languages of the region: Estonian, Finnish, German, Russian. The journal appears bi-annually.



New issue published – General Issue

The new issue of Administrative Culture (vol. 16 no. 2) is now published online (open access) and will soon be available in printed version.  
Posted: 2015-12-21 More...

Administrative Culture now abstracted in Scopus


In August 2012 Administrative Culture was accepted for coverage in the Scopus database. For more information about the journal, please see

Posted: 2012-09-17

Interested in submitting an article?


The journal of Halduskultuur - Administrative Culture is inviting manuscripts for publication. In order to submit an article to Halduskultuur-Administrative Culture, please click here.

Inquiries should be sent to managing editor Rauno Mäekivi,

Posted: 2010-11-01
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Vol 16, No 2 (2015): General Issue

Table of Contents


Market Liberalization and Innovation in the Energy Sector: The Case of Belgium and the Netherlands PDF
Piret Tõnurist, David den Besten, Pieter Vandeven, Xinhui Yu, Dalia Paplaityte 83-116
Public Sector Financial and Personnel Management during Cutbacks: Looking back at the Literature of the 1970s and 1980s PDF
Ringa Raudla, Tiina Randma-Liiv, Riin Savi 117-140
The Spatial Dimensions of Ministerial Reorganization in Poland: Towards a Framework of Analysis Based on Tor Hernes PDF
Devon M. Lechtenberg 141-160
Collective Institutional Entrepreneurship in Initiating Public-Sector Shared Service Centers PDF
Kaide Tammel 161-179
Book Review: Ewan Ferlie and Edoardo Ongaro (eds) (2015) Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations: Concepts, schools and contemporary issues PDF
Bernadette Connaughton 180-182

ISSN: 1736-6089