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Governance, Post-Washington consensus and the new anti-politics

Jayasuriya, K. (2002) Governance, Post-Washington consensus and the new anti-politics. In: Lindsey, T. and Dick, H., (eds.) Corruption in Asia: Rethinking the Good Governance Paradigm. Federation Press, Melbourne, VIC, pp. 24-36.

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The recent interest in governance and issues of transparency demonstrates the emergence of a new post-Washington concensus (PWC). The lexicon of the new policy paradigm underlying this consensus includes civil society, institution building, safety nets and especially governance, all added to the conventional Washington terminology of 'open markets', 'deregulation', 'liberalisation' and 'structural adjustment'...

Item Type: Book Chapter
Page Range: pp. 24-36
Publisher: Federation Press
Copyright: 2002 The Federation Press
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