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Department of Financial and Management Studies (DeFiMS)

Mr Norman Flynn

BA (Economics) Sussex, MA (Economics) Newcastle


Norman Flynn
Department of Financial and Management Studies (DeFiMS)

Senior Lecturer in Public Policy and Management; Director, CeFiMS

Centre for Financial and Management Studies (CeFiMS)

Director, CeFiMS; Programme Director: Public Policy & Management

Mr Norman Flynn
Email address:
020 7898 4091
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Curriculum Vitae:
Curriculum Vitae (pdf; 27kb)


Programmes Convened
Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Kanji Kitamura, Toward a theory of cultural untranslatability with application to Japanese, UK and USA cross-cultural business management and beyond (working title)

Academic Programme Director: Public policy portfolio of degrees and diplomas

Author, commissioner, editor distance courses at MSc level, University of London External Programme 2002 - date
Programme academic director MSC Public Policy and Management, University of London 2002 – date

Author and co-author, distance learning courses: Public Policy and Management: Perspectives and Issues; Privatisation and Public Private Partnerships; Public Financial Management; Investment Appraisal and Impact Analysis; Decentralisation and Local Governance; International Management.

Author, web-based module on managing collaboration, for Lancaster University 2002

At LBS 1987-91 and LSE 1991-96, and 1998-2000, Director, Public Sector Management Programme; MBA: Economics for Business 1, Strategic Management in the Public Sector, Consultancy Skills (elective)

At City University Hong Kong: MA in Public Policy and Management: Comparative Public Policy, Comparative Public Management. Also helped redesign the MAPPM

At University of the West Indies: MA in Public Management: Strategic Management

Regular contributor Museums Leadership Programme U.E.A.
PhD supervision, LSE, Hong Kong and Geneva (external supervisor)


Public Sector Management; International Management; Local Governments; Regional Development; Community Care and Social Services Management; Customer Services


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Authored Books

Flynn, Norman (2002) Public Sector Management�, Fourth Edition. Financial Times,Pearson (UK).

Edited Books or Journal Volumes

Flynn, N and Wong, L, eds. (2001) The Market in Chinese Social Policy. Palgrave (UK).

Book Chapters

Flynn, Norman (2002) 'Explaining New Public Management.' In: McLaughlin, , (ed.), New Public Management. Routledge (London).

Flynn, Norman (2002) 'Organisation and management: a changing agenda.' In: Ward, David and Lacey, Malcolm, (eds.), Probation: Working for Justice. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 401-430.

Flynn, Norman (2002) 'Student Learning and the Quest for Quality Education: A Case Study of Secondary Schools in Hong Kong.' In: Ka-Ho, Mok, (ed.), Gobalization and Education: The Quest for Quality Education in Hong Kong. Hong Kong University Press (Hong Kong), pp. 201-228.

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