Considerations on the Effects of Cross-border Cooperation on Fostering Local Public Administration. Study-case: Hungarian – Romanian Border Area

  • Daniel Badulescu University of Oradea
  • Alina Badulescu University of Oradea, Faculty of Economic Sciences
  • Ramona Simut University of Oradea, Faculty of Economic Sciences
  • Dorin Bac University of Oradea, Faculty of Economic Sciences
Keywords: local public administration, local communities, cross-border cooperation, Romania-Hungary border area, human resources

Abstract

Local administration is a major actor, both stakeholder and beneficiary, in the cross-border cooperation actions. However, there are very few references in the literature investigating the opinion of public managers and employees involved in implementing cross-border cooperation programs regarding the effectiveness of CBC projects. In this paper we address this issue, by reviewing the relevant literature and mostly by presenting the results of own survey-based researches conducted on field. This article captures the opinion of managers and staff regarding the transformations generated by involvement in cross-border actions in Bihor – Hajdú-Bihar Euroregion.

Author Biographies

Daniel Badulescu, University of Oradea
Department of Economics Faculty of Economic Sciences University of Oradea
Alina Badulescu, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economic Sciences

Professor

Ramona Simut, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economic Sciences

Assistant Professor

Dorin Bac, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economic Sciences

Associate Professor

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Published
2017-06-28
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