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Editorial TG 10,1 It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the first issue of the tenth volume of Transforming Government: People, Process, and Policy (TGPPP). Over the years, the constant update of the journal’s scope to advocate theoretical as well as empirical research has led to an increase in the quality of submissions and citations. The papers in this issue of TGPPP provide a rich contextual background in the area of electronic identification (eID), open government, e-Governments service disruptions, evaluating e-Government services and transformational government. The first four papers within the issue comprise a special section guest edited by Ulf Melin, Karin Axelsson, Elin Wihlborg and Marijn Janssen on the topic of “Identity, identification and eID in a public e-service context”. The first paper is by Peter Parycek and Gabrie Lentner, entitled “Electronic Identity (eID) and Electronic Signature (eSig) for Government Services – A Comparative Legal Study”. This paper provides an overview of approaches towards identity management pertaining to Citizen to Government e-Government applications. The overview is based on elaborating on and comparing different approaches towards electronic identities and e-Government taken by Austria and Liechtenstein, Germany and the Swiss Canton Zug. The authors assert that such an analysis http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy Emerald Publishing

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Emerald Publishing
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Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
1750-6166
DOI
10.1108/TG-01-2016-0009
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Abstract

TG 10,1 It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the first issue of the tenth volume of Transforming Government: People, Process, and Policy (TGPPP). Over the years, the constant update of the journal’s scope to advocate theoretical as well as empirical research has led to an increase in the quality of submissions and citations. The papers in this issue of TGPPP provide a rich contextual background in the area of electronic identification (eID), open government, e-Governments service disruptions, evaluating e-Government services and transformational government. The first four papers within the issue comprise a special section guest edited by Ulf Melin, Karin Axelsson, Elin Wihlborg and Marijn Janssen on the topic of “Identity, identification and eID in a public e-service context”. The first paper is by Peter Parycek and Gabrie Lentner, entitled “Electronic Identity (eID) and Electronic Signature (eSig) for Government Services – A Comparative Legal Study”. This paper provides an overview of approaches towards identity management pertaining to Citizen to Government e-Government applications. The overview is based on elaborating on and comparing different approaches towards electronic identities and e-Government taken by Austria and Liechtenstein, Germany and the Swiss Canton Zug. The authors assert that such an analysis

Journal

Transforming Government: People, Process and PolicyEmerald Publishing

Published: Mar 21, 2016

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