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Institutional Presidency and National Development

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Part of the The Political Economy of the Asia Pacific book series (PEAP, volume 13)

Abstract

In the process of the rapid development in Korea during the past six decades, the state administration played a leading role and, by its nature, the president's executive leadership has been one of the most important factors. This chapter analyzes the changes in, and continuity of, the institutional characteristics of the presidential executive leadership, focusing on its practices reflecting public values such as political accountability, democratic responsiveness, the neutral competitiveness of administrative bureaucracy, policy capabilities, and so on.

Keywords

Prime Minister Executive Branch Democratic Transition Executive System Executive Leadership 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Graduate School of Public AdministrationSeoul National UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea

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