Governance capacity and economic reform in developing by Leila L. Frischtak

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232 Creightney, Transport and Economic Performance: A Survey of Developing Countries No. 233 Frederiksen, Berkoff, and Barber, Principles and Practicesfor Dealing with Water Resources Issues No. 234 Archondo-Callao and Faiz, Estimating Vehicle Operating Costs No. 235 Claessens, Risk Management in Developing Countries No. 236 Bennett and Goldberg, Providing Enterprise Development and Financial Services to Women: A Decade of Bank Experience in Asia No. 237 Webster, The Emergence of Private Sector Manufacturing in Poland: A Survey of Firms No.

This conflict was especially acute if public jobs were being used as a source of rent extraction and patronage, and if expansion of public employment was an important resource for political parties competing at the presidential and local levels of government. In Bolivia, for instance, announced adjustment policies were repeatedly aborted until a secret pact was negotiated between the two political parties which secured mutual support for a comprehensive reform program and made it politically safe to reduce the level of public employment (Malloy, 1991).

For example, the international lending institutions perceived structural adjustment as a clear, uncomplicated way to help reorder the financial chaos that the debt crisis was threatening to create. 2/ Accordingly, adjustment was straightforwardly translated into a package of internal measures designed to realign domestic demand with the reduced availability of external resources and to "get the prices right" in developing countries and in the process, to trim down the (uncomfortably) overgrown governments.

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