Democracy, Decentralization and Efficientcy: A Study of Bureaucratic Reforms in Indonesia

Harsasto Priyatno, Utomo Susilo, Budi Warsito, Maryono, Hadiyanto
2018 E3S Web of Conferences  
This research will investigate how bureaucratic reforms in the context of decentralization impact on state bureaucratic capacity in Indonesia. It argues that bureaucratic reforms in Indonesia has resultin a two-particular political outcomes. Firstly, to strengthen government political control over the bureaucracy by swinging back the decentralization approach toward a prefectoral system as a mean of changing the political arena in their favor, and, secondly, to gain popular support. In this
more » ... upport. In this way, bureaucracy reforms have indeed increased efficiency of the public sector, butat the same time decrease its autonomy. Democracy, decentralization, hybrid regime, partial bureaucracy reforms.
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/20187309011 fatcat:kxu3qbs7knb7tg7zju76if6t5m