Modern Democratic Freedom in the Digital Age: the Conditions and Prerequisites of Electronic Government (De-)centralization
This thesis discusses the process of administrative (de-)centralization of electronic government in 11 democratic federations. The research is comparative in nature and process-tracing was used as a primary data analysis method in order to identify the factors that led to the centralization or decentralization of the three electronic government areas.
Assessing the web-portal type of eGovernment structures and measuring their socio-economic impact on the French Metropolitan Park
This research study aims at assessing the degree of eGovernment development in the French Metropolitan Park, by developing an eGovernment Development Score (eGDS) focused on web-portal analysis while contributing to the comprehension of the relation between the quality of eGovernment structures and the economic development based upon a set of pre-selected economic indicators.Author: Kevin Chavanne