Prof Alan Lawton
Professor Alan Lawton has held professorial appointments at five different universities in the UK, Netherlands and Australia. He has over 100 publications and has been awarded the equivalent of $2 million in research funding. His areas of research interest include public sector management, organisational ethics and leadership. He currently teaches leadership and strategic management.
Recent publications (since 2010)
2015 Lawton, A., van der Wal, Z and Huberts, LWJC (eds) Ethics in Public Policy and Management: A Global Research Companion Routledge
2013 Lawton, A., Rayner, J. And Lasthuizen, K. Ethics and Management in the Public Sector pp. 184 (Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon.) ISBN978-0-415-57760-1
2015 Lawton, A., van der Wal, Z and Huberts, LWJC 'The Scope and Scale of Ethics in Public Policy and Management' in Lawton, A., van der Wal, Z and Huberts, LWJC Ethics in Public Policy and Management: A Global Research Companion Routledge
2015 Lawton, A and Rayner, J. 'Public Service Motivation in a Complex Public Sector' in Lawton, A., van der Wal, Z and Huberts, LWJC Ethics in Public Policy and Management: A Global Research Companion Routledge
2015 Lawton, A, Huberts, LWJC and van der Wal, Z. 'Towards a Global Ethics: Wishful thinking or a strategic necessity?' in Lawton, A., van der Wal, Z and Huberts, LWJC Ethics in Public Policy and Management: A Global Research Companion Routledge
2011 Lawton, A. and F.Six. 'NPM: the view from abroad' in Menzel, D.C. and H.L.White (eds.) The State of Public Administration: Issues, Challenges, Opportunities M.E.Sharpe.
2011 Lawton, A., Six, F. and M. Macaulay. 'Ethical audit: control, performance and review' in Osborne, S.P. and A.Ball (eds.) Social audit, social accounting and accountability for the public good Routledge, London.
2014 Lawton, A. Duffy, M., Valenzuela, E., Morgan, D. and Joiner, T Developing a Regional Resilience Monitor Federation University, Australia
2014 Lawton, A. Duffy, M., Valenzuela, E., and Morgan, D. The Development of the Gippsland Economic Modelling Tool Federation University, Australia
Forthcoming: Manaf, HA, Mohamed, MA and Lawton, A 'Assessing Public Participation Initiatives in Local Government Decision Making in Malaysia' International Journal of Public Administration
2014 Lawton, A. and Gabriunas, I.P. 'Developing a framework for ethical leadership' Journal of Business Ethics Available online
2014 Lawton, A and Macaulay, M. 'Localism in practice: investigating citizen participation and good governance in local government standards of conduct' Public Administration Review 74(1): 75-83
2013 Six, F and A. Lawton 'Towards a theory of integrity systems: a configurational approach' International Review of Administrative Sciences 79(4): 639-658
2012 Rayner, J., Lawton, A. and H.M. Williams 'Organizational Citizenship Behaviour and the Public Service Ethos: Whither the Organization? Journal of Business Ethics 106(2): 117-130
2011 van der Wal, Z., de Graaf, G. and A. Lawton 'Editorial: Competing Values in public management' Public Management Review13 (3): 331-341
2011 Rayner, J., Williams, H., Lawton, A and C. Allinson 'Public Service Ethos: Developing a Generic Measure' Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. 21 (1); 27-51
2010 Lawton, A. 'Editorial: Public service ethics: developing the field' International Journal of Public Sector Management 23(7) 592-595
2011 Lawton, A, and M. Macaulay 'Mapping a regulatory life cycle from birth to death; a case study of the Standards Board for England' APSAC Conference Freemantle, Western Australia, 15-17 November
2011 Abdul Manaf, H., Armstrong, S.J. and A. Lawton 'Knowledge Sharing Practices, Managerial Tacit Knowledge, and Individual Performance: Their Interrelationships and the Moderating Role of Employee Personality' 12th European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM11), University of Passau, Germany 1-2 September.
2010 Lawton, A. and M. Macaulay 'Standards of learning; how local government standards committees contribute to organisational learning' 14th Annual IRSPM Conference, Berne 7-9th April