Purpose of work is to explore the concepts and features of the environment of public organizations, the place of the environmental analysis in the strategic management in public sector and the specifics of the use of certain methods of strategic environmental analysis for public sector.
Methods. The concept and features of the external environment of public organizations are analyzed; PEST-analysis of the public transport sector and analysis of stakeholders (the matrix of stakeholders) of the project to build the road section in one of the regions are made.
Results. On the basis of scientific publications and the results of empirical studies of the Russian and foreign researchers, as well as the own research conclusion is made about significant specifics of the environment of public organisations in comparison with business organizations, the importance of the environment analysis and assessment in designing development strategy of public organizations to develop adaptive strategies and to achieve their strategic goals and for customer satisfaction is justified, certain environmental analysis methods are tested through the examples of the public sector projects.
Scientifi c novelty. The scientific novelty of the study lies in the possibility of applying – the widely used by the business organizations – environmental analysis methods for the purposes of public organizations in diverse, complex and turbulent environment.
The commentary represents the analyses of organisational and legal foundations of publicity of control and counting bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation and municipal units. It’s considered authorities of control and counting bodies on providing their opening, including preparing and submitting reports about results of activity. Author analyses regulations of international law, legal acts of subjects of the Russian Federation and municipal units, adjudications.
The article is an extensive review of the book "From the societal to the public ." It examines the key provisions of the papers included in the book and a critical analysis of the results that appear to be the most controversial. Attempts are made to answer the question whether there was a uniform and consistent categorical apparatus applied by the entire team. Special attention is paid to the conceptual constructs elaborated by O. Kharkhordin and V. Kaploun .
Civilization development has developed methods of identification for its positioning in society. Each of these methods relied and relies on its own criteria and social guarantees. These methods were the basis for the formation of personality concepts about themselves (identity), goals and development opportunities. The mass information society development has formed the project identification method, which is associated with the operating time of human capital as publicity advantageously. Traditional positioning methods act as the material or the obstacles for positioning and promotion of project.