ISBN 9788129111937,Governance And The Sclerosis That Has Set In

Governance And The Sclerosis That Has Set In


Shourie Arun


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788129111937

ISBN-10 8129111934


Number of Pages 200 Pages
Language (English)


Administration degenerates into notings on files/regulations, entangle regulations/ institutions, set up to solve problems, become problems/ even matters that endanger national security lose their way in courts, get buried in files/ enterprises become havens of patronage, slovenliness/ a public sector, least accountable to the public, becomes the truly private sector of ministers, officials/the contrast with China/ the way out: an enabling state/ the first requisite for that: exhume, document, expose the true state of affairs/ a unique, insider?s account of what has become of governance/ the unanswerable case for turning the system inside-out/now/. Acclaimed by the International Press Institute as one of the "Word Press Freedom Heroes" of the last half-century whose work has sustained freedom. Acclaimed as a "Star of Asia" by Business Week, as the "Business Leader of the Year" by Economic Times for his pioneering work on privatisation. Winner of the Magsaysay Award, the Dadabhai Naroji Award, the Freedom to Publish Award, the Astor Award, the International Editor of the Year Award, the Padma Bhushan, and several others distinctions, Arun Shourie is one of India?s best-known commentators on current and political affairs. Arun Shourie is one of India's best known commentators on current and political affairs. He has been an economist with the World Bank, a consultant to the Planning Commission and Editor of The Indian Express. His writings have gained him a vast following across the country, as well as several national and international awards.