Professor for Public Management, London School of Economics, London, United Kingdom
Michael Barzelay is Professor of Public Management at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). His most recent book is Public Management as a Design-Oriented Professional Discipline (2019), while his earlier books include Breaking Through Bureaucracy: A New Vision for Managing in Government (1992) and Preparing for the Future: Strategic Planning in the U.S. Air Force (2003). Professor Barzelay has been Head of Department of Management at LSE and Co-Editor of the journal, Governance. He has consulted extensively with public bodies, especially in the USA and Brazil, where he currently works closely with its National School of Public Administration.