What is the name for the tendency of bureaucracies to keep expanding and expanding in size?
By the continuation of hiring of unnecessary jobs. My teacher actually said it was parkinson's law in lecture, while the (and actually his) book said that parkinson's law was the tendency for work to fill the time allotted for its completion. What is the name for the bureaucratic tendency to expand? Thanks for your help.
Asked By: Kevin S - 9/24/2008
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Bureaucracy is the major cause of government growth. It is the bureaucracy of the government that allows it to grow and expand without accountability.
Answered By: wishnuwelltoo - 9/26/2008
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Bloat? Bureaucracy AKA politics!
Answered By: Jeffrey F - 9/27/2008
Bureaucracies never die. They either keep growing or become consolidated with other bureaucracies, the way Dubya did it when he created DHS to divert attention away from his failure at fighting terrorism... More
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