quango

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quango

a semipublic government-financed administrative body whose members are appointed by the government
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The term quasi-autonomous national government organisation is not helpful as a basis for analysis for a number of reasons.
In Britain the term quango is now normally taken to stand for quasi-autonomous national government organisations, but what does that mean?
Quangos: quasi-autonomous national government organisations - are semi-independent bodies that are accountable to national government and carry out designated functions on its behalf.
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