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E-governance and corruption - developments and issues in Ethiopia

Pathak, Raghuvar D. and Singh, Gurmeet and Belwal, R. and Smith, R.F.I. (2007) E-governance and corruption - developments and issues in Ethiopia. Public Organization Review: A Global Journal, 7 (3). pp. 195-208. ISSN 1573-7098

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Abstract

This paper reports the results of a survey of 400 respondents in Ethiopia about factors generating corruption and the potential of e-Governance to mitigate corruption. It is suggested that e-Governance can help not only in weeding out corruption but also in the establishment of sounder government citizen relationships in Ethiopia. While e-Governance cannot cure all the structural factors that breed corruption in the society, strategic implementation of e-Governance can help improve the critical variable in combating corruption-government citizen relationships. It is argued that while e-Governance initiatives can make important contributions to improving public services they can best do so by helping improve overall relationships between governments and citizens.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: A General Works > AI Indexes (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > Graduate School of Business
Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > School of Management and Public Administration
Depositing User: Ms Mereoni Camailakeba
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2007 11:10
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2012 15:17
URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/65
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