Management of the economy in the context of good governance

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Center for Policy Analysis , Accra-North, Ghana
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StatementAnthony Akoto Osei.
SeriesCEPA discussion paper ;, no. 17
ContributionsGhana. Parliament., United Nations Development Programme.
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LC ClassificationsHC1060 .O75 1996
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Pagination8 leaves ;
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Open LibraryOL527488M
LC Control Number98982080

Good governance is based on participatory and democratic traditions, promotion of equity and equality, gender balance and promotion of synthesis of diverse perspectives and mobilization of resources for social purposes, and in the final analysis based on the rule of law.

Effective economic governance, in this context, would seek to evolveFile Size: KB. Good governance – the concept In the last twenty years, the concepts of “governance” and “good governance” have become widely used in both the academic and donor communities. These two traditions have dissimilar conceptualisations.

First, there is File Size: KB. The contributors to this book capture several of the key dimensions of good governance, as well as what deleterious and negative consequences may arise in its absence.

They draw analysis and solutions from diverse sectors such as economics, public administration, management, and political science, in order to treat some of the most pressing societal issues of our : Sisay Asefa, Wei Chiao Huang.

But, contrary to popular belief, there is little evidence that success in implementing governance reforms leads to more rapid and inclusive economic and social development.

In fact, it may be the other way around. The focus on good governance stems from the struggle to restore sustained growth during the developing-country debt crises of the s.

Good governance means that processes and institutions produce results that meet the needs of society while making the best use of resources at their disposal. The concept of efficiency in the context of good governance also covers the sustainable use of natural resources.

Public Management and Governance examines the factors which make government critically important and the barriers which often stop it being effective. It questions what it means to have effective policies, efficient management and good quality public services, and it explores how the process of governing could be improved.

Future work would do well to disaggregate the concept of good governance and refocus attention and analysis on its various disaggregated components, as defined here (e.g., democracy, the rule of. Good corporate governance ensures that a businesses environment is fair and transparent and that employees can be held accountable for their actions.

Conversely, weak corporate governance leads to waste, mismanagement, and corruption. Regardless of the type of venture, only good governance can deliver sustainable and solid business performance.

This publication focuses on key elements of good governance. It discusses the role of public management in promoting productivity and improving performance in the pursuit of efficiency, effectiveness, economic growth, sustainable development and social justice.

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governance-matters approach to development is not without problems. Cross-national studies showing that good governance is a key determinant of economic performance can be challenged on the grounds of causality problems (Chong and Calderon ), measurement errors (Glaeser et al. ), missing-variable considerations (Bardhan.

The pivotal aim of this book is to explain the creation, development, and impact of good governance from a conceptual, principal perspective and in the context of national administrative law.

Three lines of reasoning have been worked out: developing the concept of good governance; specification of this concept by developing principles of good governance; and implementation of these principles.

“Good governance implies presence of rule of law, safeguard of human rights, and existence of honest and efficient government, accountability, transparency, predictability and openness”.8 According to Michael Johnston, Good governance is: “A competent management of a country’s resources and affairs.

Governance decisions should provide guidelines for management. In most cooperatives, all members are empowered to run for and elect the governing body (often called the Board of Directors) and / or vote on certain governance decisions, such as changes to the by-laws.

Governance also focuses on the formal and informal structures set in place to arrive at and implement the decision. What is Good Governance ‘Good governance’ includes 8 guiding principles that are used in the processes of making and implementing decisions.

The use of good governance principles can decrease corruption and misuse of resourc. The concept of good governance is interlinked with institutionalised values such as democracy, observance of human rights, accountability, transparency and greater efficiency and effectiveness of the public sector.

This publication focuses on key elements of good governance. It discusses the role of public management in promoting productivity and improving performance in the pursuit of Reviews: 1.

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As a result, the need for Good Governance was emphasized. ORIGIN OF THE CONCEPT ‘GOOD GOVERNANCE’ For the first time, the concept of ‘Good Governance’ was formulated by the World Bank in It was defined as the “Manner in which power is exercised in the management of a country’s economic and social resources for development”.

In the context of increasing pressures from donors to pursue market-based reforms, this paper stresses the need for integrated governance linking government, business and civil society as. Governance 2 Risk 15 - Compliance and Internal Controls 21 GRC and Globalization 25 Growth of Global Trade 30 Simple Suggestions to Improve Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance (GRC) 30 Why Read This Book: The Case for Good GRC 35 Organization of the Handbook 36 PART 1 Corporate Governance.

Public Management and Governance examines the factors which make government critically important and the barriers which often stop it being effective. It questions what it means to have effective policies, efficient management and good quality public services, and it explores how the process of governing could be improved.

A notable group of social scientists explore the political economy of good governance and how it relates to performance management, the influence of political parties, education and health issues in developing countries, the economic performance of transition economies, and the effects of climate on poverty.

AN OVERVIEW OF PUBLIC EXPENDITURE MANAGEMENT This chapter has two objectives. First, it places public expenditure management (PEM) in the broader context of the role of the state, good governance, macroeconomic policy, and the changing environment (especially in information and communication technology).

Books shelved as governance: The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli, Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by Daron Acemoğlu, The Fi. The aim of Good Governance in the Public Sector (International Framework) is to encourage better service delivery and improved accountability by establishing a benchmark for good governance in the public sector.

The International Framework is not intended to. Developing an effective governance operating model 5 Encircling all elements of the framework is the corporate governance infrastructure.

The governance infrastructure is the collection of governance operating models—the people, processes, and systems—that management has put in place to govern day-to-day organizational activities. This. Governance comprises all of the processes of governing – whether undertaken by the government of a state, by a market or by a network – over a social system (family, tribe, formal or informal organization, a territory or across territories) and whether through the laws, norms, power or language of an organized society.

It relates to "the processes of interaction and decision-making among. the governance of Nigeria. Good governance has been perceived as the most significant factor in eradicating poverty, inequality, as well as promoting development (Khan ).

Many Nigerians are of the opinion that good governance is the only assurance to peace, progress, stability, free and fair elections; actually, it is seen as the only means. Principles of good governance encourage public managers to transcend the limitations of thinking only in legal terms.

The legal implications of an action are critical to any decision, but they are also well defined, easy to determine and simple to apply. The Concept & Theories of Governance Introduction “Knowledge is knowledge only when the students do at their best on what they learn.

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“ This module is the first part of the course on Governance and Development. It is intended to make the teaching and learning process a. Five Benefits of Good Governance Published on November 24 good governance signals to the market that an organisation is well-managed and that the interests of management are aligned with other.

In the vocabulary of public administration “good governance” is a recent entrant within a context. There are three ways of understanding this new development. One: It is an attempt to widen the scope of public administration by going beyond formal government.the strong relationship between governance and growth exists during economic crises or only during non-crisis periods.

The results of the current paper demonstrate that the global economic crisis has had an unnoticeable influence on the relationship between governance and economic growth.