Redefining the Measure of Success: A Historical and Comparative Look at Charity Regulation

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Title: Redefining the Measure of Success: A Historical and Comparative Look at Charity Regulation
Authors: Breen, Oonagh B.
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/10678
Date: 28-Dec-2018
Online since: 2019-05-28T08:02:33Z
Abstract: This chapter focuses on three questions in its quest to better understand the historical and comparative perspectives of charity regulation. Accepting the traditional rationales for such regulation, it first explores the question of ‘how we regulate’ followed by the interrelated question of the associated cost of such regulation. Finally, the chapter examines the important issues concerning how we currently (or could better) measure the success of charity regulatory efforts. The paper draws upon the experiences of charity regulators in a range of common law countries across the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.
Type of material: Book Chapter
Publisher: Edward Elgar
Start page: 549
End page: 569
Copyright (published version): 2018 the Author
Keywords: Charity regulationIrelandEngland and WalesScotlandNorthern IrelandAustraliaNew ZealandSingaporeRegulatory costCharity registersReporting requirementsRisk profilingRegulatory Agency size and resourcesAnnual budgetMaturity of registration and enforcement processesDissemination of key achievements to stakeholder constituenciesIndividual agency perspectives on successful regulation
DOI: 10.4337/9781785369995
Other versions: https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/research-handbook-on-not-for-profit-law
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Is part of: Harding M. (ed.). Research Handbook on Not-for-Profit Law
ISBN: 978-1-78536-998-8
Appears in Collections:Law Research Collection

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