Governance in Developing Asia: Public Service Delivery and Empowerment
Compiles articles conveying that better governance and citizen empowerment can enhance better public service delivery in developing Asia. Presents correlation between governance and economic development, including economic growth, cross-country performance analysis, corruption as a sign of a weak governance, and an overview of public service status in developing Asia. Demonstrates case studies of education services in Indonesia and India’s emerging welfare state. Suggests service delivery improvement by decentralization, citizen empowerment, and Information Communication technology (ICT) adoption.