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1) What do we mean by the term “”intergovernmental relations?””

2) Why do you think political and organizational power and jurisdictional authority is so diffuse in the public sector?

3) Why must public managers understand the dynamics involved with intergovernmental relations if they are to run their organizational units (and their divisions contained there within) effectively?

4) Identify three or four specific economic, social, and political developments that you believe have contributed to growing inter-organizational dependence in the contemporary era?