Dear readers and followers, the number 4/2017 of the journal Croatian and Comparative Public Administration has just been issued.
The new issue contains six scientific papers dealing with democratic governance and public management. K. Steyvers and A. Heyerick present their orginal empirical research on the local party system nationalization in Belgium. V. Đulabić and D. Čepo write about regionalizan and sub-regional representation, offering possible guidances for Croatia. A. Obolonsky offers an overview of the development of Russian civil service in the last 25 years, while F. Gardos-Oros explains the concept of intergenerational justice. S. Ravlić offeres an overview of dual citizenship in three countries: Sweden, Germany and Croatia. In the last part of the paper that is devoted to public management, J. Džinić writes about quality management system existing in Spain and its possible implemenatation in Croatia.