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Department of Financial & Management Studies (DeFiMS)

Mr Norman Flynn

BA (Economics) Sussex, MA (Economics) Newcastle


Norman Flynn
Department of Financial & 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

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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