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Korea’s Government reform in public policy and management

Korea’s Government reform in public policy and management The purpose of this paper is to explore the historical path and the future direction of the government reform initiative in Korea regarding the public policy and management reform.Design/methodology/approachAnalysis of National Agenda published by the Presidential Transition Committees of each president for the past 20 years.FindingsPublic policy reform has been rather slow or even has gone backwards for some periods of time in Korea. The market intervention by the government needs to be reduced whereas its role in the social welfare or people’s quality of life should be expanded. President needs to create a reform-driving agency to design a new paradigm of government role.Originality/valueThere has been no research that has investigated Korea’s Government reform with the framework of public management and public policy reform. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Asian Education and Development Studies Emerald Publishing

Korea’s Government reform in public policy and management

Asian Education and Development Studies , Volume 7 (3): 10 – Jun 26, 2018

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Emerald Publishing
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© Emerald Publishing Limited
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2046-3162
DOI
10.1108/aeds-11-2017-0117
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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to explore the historical path and the future direction of the government reform initiative in Korea regarding the public policy and management reform.Design/methodology/approachAnalysis of National Agenda published by the Presidential Transition Committees of each president for the past 20 years.FindingsPublic policy reform has been rather slow or even has gone backwards for some periods of time in Korea. The market intervention by the government needs to be reduced whereas its role in the social welfare or people’s quality of life should be expanded. President needs to create a reform-driving agency to design a new paradigm of government role.Originality/valueThere has been no research that has investigated Korea’s Government reform with the framework of public management and public policy reform.

Journal

Asian Education and Development StudiesEmerald Publishing

Published: Jun 26, 2018

Keywords: Government reform; Public management reform; Public policy reform; Role of government

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