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Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration

2004 - 2018

Current editor(s): Ian Thynne and Danny Lam

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Volume 40, issue 3, 2018

Policy on the move: how policy advocates have framed the international transfer of Australia’s asylum seeker policies pp. 147-158 Downloads
Ella Weisbrot
The civil service’s “fast food approach” to development policy-making in Bangladesh: critique and agenda for reform pp. 159-174 Downloads
Mohammad Mizanur Rahman and Fahimul Quadir
Building public sector integrity in Indonesia: the role and challenges of ethical leadership pp. 175-185 Downloads
Iris van Eeden Jones and Karin Lasthuizen
The capacity of local governments in Nepal: from government to governance and governability? pp. 186-197 Downloads
Keshav K. Acharya
Inter-organisational coordination: structures and dynamics of subnational project management in Bangladesh pp. 198-205 Downloads
A. H. M. Kamrul Ahsan

Volume 40, issue 2, 2018

Donor policy domains in official development assistance: ideas, actors and rules in and beyond Asia pp. 83-97 Downloads
Joanna Spratt
Environmental sustainability and poverty alleviation in India: a study of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme pp. 98-114 Downloads
B. S. Ghuman and Ranjeet Singh
Fiscal decentralisation and good governance: convergence or divergence? The experience of commune councils in Cambodia pp. 115-131 Downloads
Theara Khoun
Do government web portals matter for citizen engagement in governance? A study of rural local government digital centres in Bangladesh pp. 132-141 Downloads
Shuvra Chowdhury
Brunei Darussalam’s institutional development strategy: components, achievements and challenges pp. 142-146 Downloads
Nurul Afiqah Nor Amin

Volume 40, issue 1, 2018

Policy work and capacities in a developing country: evidence from the Philippines pp. 1-22 Downloads
Kidjie Saguin, M. Ramesh and Michael Howlett
The role of the government in poverty alleviation in Hong Kong: Part II – diversity of instrument choice pp. 23-42 Downloads
Jennifer Shin-Chon Wong
Dunedin’s arts and culture strategy: a case study of the challenges of participatory governance in New Zealand pp. 43-56 Downloads
Jennifer Cattermole
Do legal prescriptions ensure public accountability? Insights and lessons from local governments in Bangladesh pp. 57-67 Downloads
A. H. M. Kamrul Ahsan, Mst. Shuvra Chowdhury and Pranab Panday
Have foundations become an independent sector in China? Exploring the links between foundations and the state pp. 68-73 Downloads
Qun Wang
Access to better health? The impact of the Benazir Income Support Programme in Pakistan pp. 74-81 Downloads
Muhammad Waqas and Masood Sarwar Awan

Volume 39, issue 4, 2017

Competitive neutrality in public-private partnership evaluations: a non-neutral interpretation in comparative perspective pp. 225-237 Downloads
Sebastian Zwalf
The role of the government in poverty alleviation in Hong Kong: Part I – dynamics of policy attention, choice and change pp. 238-257 Downloads
Jennifer Shin-Chon Wong
Government expenditure cuts and voluntary activities of citizens: the experience of Japanese municipalities pp. 258-275 Downloads
Kohei Suzuki
Service delivery and development at the grassroots: the evolution and contribution of community-based organisations in Nepal pp. 276-286 Downloads
Keshav K. Acharya and Habib Zafarullah
Climate change in Asia and the Pacific: challenges and perspectives pp. 287-296 Downloads
Jan-Erik Lane and Florent Dieterlen
Make way for smart cities: opportunities, challenges and capacities of New Zealand local governments pp. 297-303 Downloads
Peter McKinlay

Volume 39, issue 3, 2017

Relationship between politics and administration: a comparative analysis of legislation and governance in Pacific Island governmental systems pp. 153-162 Downloads
Lhawang Ugyel
Corporatist governance in Hong Kong: The case of the sports and arts functional constituency pp. 163-176 Downloads
Rikkie L. K. Yeung, Francesca T. C. Chiu and James Y. C. Kwok
Decentralisation without decentralisation: Bangladesh’s failed attempt to transfer power from the central government to local governments pp. 177-188 Downloads
Pranab Panday
Bargaining between local governments and multinational corporations in a decentralised system of governance: the cases of Ogan Komering Ilir and Banyuwangi districts in Indonesia pp. 189-201 Downloads
K. Kuswanto, Herman W. Hoen and Ronald L. Holzhacker
What might it take to achieve sustainable development? Three contrasting sets of perspectives pp. 202-210 Downloads
Priya A. Kurian
Public sector appointments, political influence and performance: perceptions of the situation in Pakistan pp. 211-216 Downloads
Junaid Ashraf
Transparency and accountability in local government: levels of commitment of municipal councillors in Bongabon in the Philippines pp. 217-223 Downloads
Arneil G. Gabriel

Volume 39, issue 2, 2017

Special Issue on the second decade of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China: themes and overview pp. 79-82 Downloads
John P. Burns
“One country, two systems”: the end of a legitimating ideology? pp. 83-99 Downloads
Ian Scott
Factionalism and Chinese-style democracy: the 2017 Hong Kong Chief Executive election pp. 100-119 Downloads
Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo
The “Principal Officials Accountability System”: its underdevelopment as a system of ministerial government pp. 120-134 Downloads
Eliza W.Y. Lee and Rikkie L.K. Yeung
Hong Kong 2007-2017: a backlash in civil society pp. 135-152 Downloads
Elaine Chan and Joseph Chan

Volume 39, issue 1, 2017

Centralisation, decentralisation and outsourcing of civil service training: Hong Kong, Singapore and United Kingdom experience in comparative perspective pp. 1-15 Downloads
Lina Vyas and Yida Zhu
Social safety nets in the development of a welfare system in Pakistan: an analysis of the Benazir Income Support Programme pp. 16-38 Downloads
Zahid Mumtaz and Peter Whiteford
Forms and effects of shared services: an assessment of local government arrangements in Japan pp. 39-50 Downloads
Yu Noda
Anti-money laundering governance in the Philippines: legal foundations, institutional dynamics and policy challenges pp. 51-62 Downloads
Dennis Vicencio Blanco
Agricultural insurance in Vietnam: pilot programme and pre-conditions for a public-private partnership approach pp. 63-71 Downloads
Dang Minh Duc
Public-private partnerships in Indonesia: a comprehensive legal framework of significance to action and analysis pp. 72-78 Downloads
Erwin Sondang Siagian

Volume 38, issue 4, 2016

Role and significance of political incentives: understanding institutional collective action in local inter-governmental arrangements in China pp. 211-222 Downloads
Chen Shaowei, Li Rui and Wang Youqiang
Impact of municipal mergers on local population growth: an assessment of the merger of Japanese municipalities pp. 223-238 Downloads
Kohei Suzuki and Kentaro Sakuwa
International inter-sectoral collaboration in university research centres: innovation systems in the United States and beyond in comparative perspective pp. 239-250 Downloads
Jennifer M. Miller
Small and medium-sized enterprises in Thailand: government policy and economic development pp. 251-269 Downloads
Mark Turner, Sineenat Sermcheep, Seksan Anantasirijkiat and Piti Srisangnam
Welfare-to-work: experience in the emerging Vietnamese welfare state pp. 270-280 Downloads
Phuc Nguyen, Mark Considine and Siobhan O’Sullivan
Problem-structuring methods: collaborative action with an application to the healthcare sector in Iran pp. 281-288 Downloads
Khadijeh Rouzbehani
Building effective local government in New Zealand: creatures of statute or expressions of local democracy? pp. 289-295 Downloads
Peter McKinlay

Volume 38, issue 3, 2016

Gambling regulatory regimes and the framing of “responsible gambling” by transnational casino corporations: Asia-Pacific regimes in comparative perspective pp. 139-153 Downloads
Linda Hancock and Zhidong Hao
Discerning the air: locating local government community engagement practice – reflections on selected Australian experience pp. 154-167 Downloads
Lisa McDonald, Andrew Hickey and Paul Reynolds
Public service happiness and morale in the context of development: the case of Bhutan pp. 168-185 Downloads
Karma Tshiteem and Max Everest-Phillips
Public finance, political manoeuvering, and the role of independent and controlled commissions: contrasting experience of the Finance and Planning Commissions in India pp. 186-203 Downloads
Masroor Ahmad
Policy analysis: a rich array of country and comparative insights pp. 204-210 Downloads
Joselyn Muhleisen and Ishani Mukherjee

Volume 38, issue 2, 2016

The Asian miracles: implementing the COP21 agreement pp. 75-86 Downloads
Jan-Erik Lane
Governance challenge: Australia’s Indian Ocean Island Territories pp. 87-102 Downloads
Jon Stanhope, Roger Wettenhall and Thaneshwar Bhusal
Municipal relationship modifications by the Great Heisei Consolidation in Japan pp. 103-117 Downloads
Yu Noda
Convergences and divergences of public sector reform in Bhutan: dynamics of incremental and transformational policies pp. 118-130 Downloads
Lhawang Ugyel
Bridging a strategic gap: a think tank for local government in New Zealand pp. 131-137 Downloads
Peter McKinlay

Volume 38, issue 1, 2016

The state and public administration: have instruments of governance outrun governments? Introductory perspectives II pp. 1-6 Downloads
H. Brinton Milward
Governance and the economy in Asia and the United States: institutions, instruments and reform pp. 7-23 Downloads
Jack H. Knott
An Asian perspective on policy instruments: policy styles, governance modes and critical capacity challenges pp. 24-42 Downloads
Ishani Mukherjee and Michael Howlett
Humanitarian NGOs as instruments, partners, advocates and critics in the governance of international humanitarian response: complementary or conflicting roles? pp. 43-59 Downloads
Eric P. Schwartz
Alignments of instruments and action in governance: a synthesis -- revisited and extended pp. 60-73 Downloads
Ian Thynne
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