Civil Service Pattern in Germany and Ukraine: A Comparative Aspect

  • Oleksiy Yriyovych DROZD National Academy of Internal Affairs, Ukraine


The article presents a comparative analysis of civil service pattern in Germany, Ukraine and some other European countries; are identified the key differences determining the civil service pattern in the above-mentioned countries.


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How to Cite
DROZD, Oleksiy Yriyovych. Civil Service Pattern in Germany and Ukraine: A Comparative Aspect. Journal of Advanced Research in Law and Economics, [S.l.], v. 8, n. 5, p. 1503-1507, feb. 2018. ISSN 2068-696X. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 22 may 2024.