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Decentralization and governance in Indonesia / Ronald L. Holzhacker, Rafael Wittek, Johan Woltjer, editors.

Publication:
Cham : Springer, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Development and governance; v. 2.
Development and governance ; volume 2
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Subjects:
Decentralization in government -- Indonesia.
Local government -- Indonesia.
Indonesia -- Politics and government -- 1998-.
Summary:
"This book bridges important theoretical debates related to governance and sustainable society and provides empirical research from Indonesia in important policy areas related to this debate. By placing research in various policy areas in a single volume, the link to the broader concepts of governance, decentralization, and societal outcomes is strengthened. The book builds on the recent interest that has focused on Indonesia and the continued development of democracy in the country. The chapters in the book show a rich variety of decentralized governance arrangements and capacity building at the local level in particular. Central standards (for example for social sustainability, anti-corruption arrangements, and for dealing with direct foreign investment), combined with local innovation (for example for municipal coordination fo primary health care or metropolitan transport), are key to Indonesia as a country in a continuing process of transformation." -- Back cover.
Contents:
Part I. Theoretical reflections on decentralization and governance for sustainable society
1. Decentralization and governance for sustainable society in Indonesia / Ronald L. Holzhacker, Rafael Wittek and Johan Woltjer
2. Good governance contested: exploring human rights and sustainability as normative goals / Jilles L.J. Hazenberg
Part II. Decentralization and policy making
3. Decentralization and primary health care innovations in Indonesia / Suwatin Miharti, Ronald L. Holzhacker and Rafael Wittek
4. The impact of decentralization on educational attainment in Indonesia / Suwatin Miharti, Ronald L. Holzhacker and Rafael Wittek
5. Decentralization, foreign direct investment and development in Indonesia / K. Kuswanto, Herman W. Hoen and Ronald L. Holzhacker
6. The inclusive growth concept: strengths, weaknesses, and a research agenda for Indonesia / Pande Nyoman Laksmi Kusumawati, J. Paul Elhorst, and Jakob de Haan
Part III. Challenges of decentralization for cities to create sustainable futures
7. Metropolitan governance and institutional design: transportation in the Jakarta metropolitan region / Taufiq Hidayat Putra, Johan Woltjer and Wendy Guan Zhen Tan
8. Environmental governance by transnational municipal networks: the case of Indonesia cities / Annisa Paramita Wiharani and Ronald Holzhacker
Part IV. Governance to limit opportunities for corruption in a decentralized environment
9. Institutional change and corruption of public leaders: a social capital perspective on Indonesia / Mala Sondang Silitonga, Gabriel Anthonio, Liesbet Heyse and Rafael Wittek
10. Corporate governance and corruption: a comparative study of Southeast Asia / Nureni Wijayati, Niels Hermes and Ronald Holzhacker.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Holzhacker, Ronald L., editor.
Wittek, Rafael, editor.
Woltjer, Johan, editor.
ISBN:
3319224336
9783319224336
OCLC:
913557167