Governing by Network: About the authors

Stephen Goldsmith and William D. Eggers

William Eggers

William D. Eggers is the global director at Deloitte Research, Public Sector, the research arm of Deloitte, and a former senior fellow of the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research. A nationally recognized expert on government reform, Eggers is the 1996 winner of the prestigious Roe Award for leadership and innovation in public policy research and the 2002 APEX award for excellence in business journalism. Mr. Eggers is also the co-author of  Revolution at the Roots: Making our Government Smaller, Better, and Closer to Home (The Free Press). The book was named the winner of the 1996 Sir Anthony Fisher International Memorial Award for the book “making the greatest contribution to the understanding of the free economy during the past two years.”

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  Stephen Goldsmith

Stephen Goldsmith is the Daniel Paul Professor of Government and the Director of the Innovations in American Government Program at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. Stephen also serves as the Chair of the Corporation for National and Community Service and of the Manhattan Institute's Center for Civic Innovation. Stephen previously served two terms as Mayor of Indianapolis, America's 12th largest city. Stephen was chief domestic policy advisor to the George W. Bush campaign in 2000 and was district attorney for Marion County, Indiana from 1979 to 1990.

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