Public Policy Formulation-2: Process & Challenges

Iron Triangle of Public Policy

There is a complex relationship among the institutions responsible for formulating and implementing public policies in a country. All these actors could be grouped into three distinct categories namely political elites (government and opposition), bureaucracy (civilian and military), and private sector, both for-profit and not-for-profit organisations. Every entity in these categories strives hard to safeguard its respective vested corporate interests more than the stated welfare objectives in such a way that even without entering into a formal or informal understanding, its core interests are always protected.

Request

Thank you very much for reading the article

  1. Public Policy Formulation-1: Definition, Types, & Components

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Shahid Hussain Raja

Shahid Hussain Raja

Retired Federal Secretary, Government of Pakistan/Author/Independent Consultant- Public Policy & Governance Reforms