LATEST PUBLICATIONS
RPS 2021-06
Toward an Inclusive Social Insurance Coverage in the Philippines: Examining Gender Disparities
CSP-60
Delving into the Countrys Future Outlook
WP-2017-12
A Case Study of Company Best Practices on Regularization of Workers in Contracting Arrangements
WP-2017-11
A Legal Analysis on the Speedy Disposition of Labor Cases on Appeal

LATEST AV MATERIALS
PIDS WB 2021-0701
Challenges and Prospects of the Philippine Electric Vehicle Industry
PIDS WB 2021-0604
Senior High School Graduates' Prospects and Challenges in the Labor Market
PIDS WB 2021-0603
Improving the Land Tenure Security of Farmers and the Role of Agrarian Reform Beneficiary Organizations in Enhancing Agricultural Productivity
PIDS WB 2021-0602
Examining Philippine Regulatory Policies on Solid Waste Management
Publication Detail
PJPA JA 2000-3-4: Administrative and policymaking reforms in Japan: comparative pointers for the Philippines

This article describes and analyzes postwar changes in the Japanese state leading up to the 2000-2001 reforms in central policymaking and administrative structure. These reforms would assert the primacy of politicians in Japan's bureaucrat-dominated policymaking and diet process and would streamline and reduce, through mergers, the number of national ministries from 22-13. Despite basic cultural and material differences between the two countries, the Japanese experience should inspire the Philippines to seek to strengthen its own bureaucracy and state as a development strategy. The issues involved in this strategy are briefly identified.

UP-National College of Public Administration and Governance
Authors Keywords
Ocampo, Romeo B.; Political leadership--Japan; Policymaking--Japan;
Download PDF Number of Downloads
Published in 2000 and available in the UP NCPAG Library or Downloaded 26,227 times since October 25, 2018
×
Please let us know your reason for downloading this publication. May we also ask you to provide additional information that will help us serve you better? Rest assured that your answers will not be shared with any outside parties. It will take you only two minutes to complete the survey. Thank you.


To use as reference:
If others, (Please specify):
Name: (optional)
Email: (required, but will not display)
Age:
Gender:
If Prefer to self-describe, please specify:
Level of Education:
Occupation:
If employed either part-time or full-time, name of office:
If others, (Please specify):
Would you like to receive the SERP-P UPDATES e-newsletter? Yes No
Use the space below if you have any comment about this publication or SERP-P knowledge resources in general.