Reinventing Accountability

Reinventing Accountability
Author : A. Goetz
Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 249
Release : 2004-12-16
ISBN 10 : 9780230500143
ISBN 13 : 0230500145
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Reinventing Accountability Book Description:

A deepening crisis in accountability in developing democracies has triggered much debate on accountability and the mechanisms needed for overcoming deficiencies of democracy. This book analyzes a wide variety of contemporary efforts to reform accountability systems in developing countries.


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