The second of a twopart article Part I published in IJPSM, Vol. 5 No.1 which continues the historical overview from 1949 whenthe new democratic government instigated administrative reforms based oninitiatives from foreign research. In the period after the Second WorldWar attempts at reform were hindered by increased number of CivilServants and economic problems, particularly inflation and a fall in thestandard of living. Traces the difficulties which emerged between thebureaucracy and successive governments as a direct result of theirfailure to appreciate the role of the bureaucracy. The 1960 revolutionled to the establishment of three bodies with specific tasks to changethe structure of the economic and administrative systems and toimplement fiveyear plans, but which met with limited success. Discussesthe ensuing excessive review and evaluation in every sphere of stateactivity which has continued to date.
International Journal of Public Sector Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Feb 1, 1992