Policy Design and Implementation in Developing Countries
 Updated June 15, 2018

Japan in the mid 19th century Vietnam in 1995 Taiwan in 2011 Ethiopia in 2015

Spring 2018 - Friday 10:40-12:10 - Lecture Room I

Kenichi Ohno E410  email
Izumi Ohno E411  email
There will be additional guest lecturers

 syllabus     pre-enrollment    grading    instruction for student presentation

 

Schedule 2018

  Date Topic By Download (subject to revision)
1 APR 06 Orientation and overview KO slides
2 APR 13 Leadership and political regime KO slides 
3 APR 20 Development administration systems* MS slides 
4 APR 27 Ownership, policy autonomy, donor management* IO slides 
5 MAY 11 Economic technocrats in East Asia* IO slides 
6 MAY 18 Leadership: the case of the Philippines MS slides 
7 MAY 25 Quality of industrial policy* KO slides 
8 JUN 01 Guest speaker: Dr. Akio Hosono - industrial transformation & quality of growth AH Will be available in class
9 JUN 08 Investment programming and aid* MS slides 
10 JUN 15 Decentralization and development KO slides
11 JUN 29 Large-scale infrastructure development* MS slides 
12 JUL 06 National kaizen movement IO slides  paper
13 JUL 13 Prossy - Uganda's industrial policy
Tomas -
EC projects in developing countries
- Submit your slides sufficiently in advance so we can upload them here
14 JUL 20 Mamun - Kaizen in Bandladesh's public service
Roy - Bangladesh's industrial policy
Kumar -
- Same as above
15 JUL 27 Review -  

                               Note: No class on June 22. Class order may be adjusted to accommodate instructors' research travel.

(*) For these lectures, also read relevant chapters of assigned book as below. Listed publications will be provided in class.

Date Topic Publication Corresponding pages and sections
APR 20 Development administration systems GRIPS Dev. Forum, Managing the Development Process and Aid, 2007 (PDF1.5MB)  Ch.1 (pp.13-16, 21-28)
 Ch.3 (pp.45-54, 58-64)
 Ch.7 (whole chapter)
APR 27 Ownership, policy autonomy, donor management GRIPS Dev. Forum, Managing the Development Process and Aid, 2007  Ch.1 (pp.1-13, 27-28)
GRIPS Dev. Forum, True Ownership and Policy Autonomy, 2005 Intro & overview (whole chapter)
MAY 11 Building central economic agencies GRIPS Dev. Forum, Managing the Development Process and Aid, 2007  Ch.1 (pp.1-23)
 Ch.2 (whole chapter)
 Ch.4 (whole chapter)
MAY 25 Quality of industrial policy VDF, Industrial Policy Formulation in Thailand, Malaysia and Japan, 2006  Ch.1 (whole chapter)
JUN 08 Investment programming and aid GRIPS Dev. Forum, Managing the Development Process and Aid, 2007  Ch.1 (pp.17-20)
 Ch.3 (pp.41-45, 54-57, 64-68)
 Ch.5 (whole chapter)
JUN 22 Large-scale infrastructure development GRIPS Dev. Forum, Managing the Development Process and Aid, 2007  Ch.1 (p.23)
 Ch.6 (whole chapter)

Class photos and student presentations in   2015   2016   2017