Book chapter: Challenges of Developing Open Policymaking in the Western Balkans

Book chapter: Challenges of Developing Open Policymaking in the Western Balkans by Vidačak

The level of openness of policymaking has gradually become an important indicator of the progress of public administration reform in countries aspiring for EU membership. This chapter seeks to identify main factors that affect the quality of openness of Western Balkans’ governments with particular emphasis on their ability to ensure adequate access to information, transparent and predictable decision-making, and timely public participation as key components of a wider concept of government openness. Read more