Abstract: Four approaches to improve measuring the quality of bureaucracies are described: (1) procedural measures; (2) capacity measures; (3) output measures; and (4) measures bureaucratic autonomy. The reasons why low-income countries are advised to reduce bureaucratic autonomy are also explained.
Author(s): Fukuyama, Francis
Source(s): , Working paper / Center for global development; 314 18 p., ill., graphs, tab Working paper / Center for global development 314
Published: 2013 Center for global development (CGD), Washington, DC (English