|Books & Testimony
Paul has written a variety of books and testified on improving the efficiency and effectiveness of government management. To order a signed copy of a book, please email Paul.
|Succeeding as a Political Executive: Fifty Insights from Experience. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2016).||What Government Does: How Political Executives Manage. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2014). Read the interviews of 42 top political executives and learn their experiences.|
|2014 Obama's Bureaucratic Generals. Washington Monthly (September/October 2014). John D. Donahue writes a review of the book, "What Government Does."||Paths to Making a Difference: Leading in Government . Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 16, 2011). Understand the challenges of political leadership and how top executives succeed in accomplishing an administration's objectives.|
|Learning The Ropes: Insights for Political Appointees. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2005. This book provides helpful advice to new political appointees on a variety of topics related to the challenge of managing in government.||Transforming Organizations. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., September 2001.|
|Unsportsmanlike Conduct. Greenwood Publishing Group, 1987. Unsportsmanlike Conduct is the first single source to trace the history of the 80-year old National Collegiate Athletic Association and to explain its growth from a small group seeking safer football rules to the large powerful regulatory body that it is today.|
|"Testimony of Paul R. Lawrence before the Commercial Activities Panel." Government Accountability Office. June 11, 2001.|