Danubius International Conferences, 12th International Conference on European Integration - Realities and Perspectives

The Reform of the Public Administration and of the Socio-Economic System within the Association Process of the Republic of Moldova to the European Union: Theoretical and Practical Aspects; Problems; Solutions

Gheorghe Rusu, Tudor Robu, Mihai Bumbu, Marian Perju
Last modified: 2017-04-24


Pseudo-reforms of the public administration and of the social-economic system in Moldova conducted to deprivation of the legal and operational capacities of the state institutions to react at the increasing level of corruption in the country. More than that, these conditions provided a stimulus for increasing economic disequilibrium, social vulnerabilities and constraints. In this sense, the current article is analyzing the conflicting social-economic policies with the basic economic theories and practices and the negative consequences for Moldova in the process of the EU Association.

The scope of the present article is to identify necessary measures to strengthen the capacities of the public administration institutions in facing current problems related to corruption, economic development, socio-economic equilibrium and Moldova’s faster integration in the EU system of values and mechanisms. In this sense, the idea is to elaborate a new Strategy containing combined measures for balanced economic development and increase of the quality and efficient implementation of reforms in the field of administration, legislation, prevention and control of economic and political disequilibrium as well as combatting the corruption.

The current article is using a research method of interactions and close relationship between development ways (balanced and misbalanced) of the socio-economic systems and the administrative, legal and institutional capacity to implement the European aquis and standards. The European standards meaning economic equilibrium, increase of the national economic potential and diminishing the corruption and oligarchy levels.

The Strategy and measures for a balanced development represents the main result of the article. The aim of implementing this kind of policies is to achieve the creation of a legal institutional framework for public administration in order to support the core values of a democracy as it follows. An independent justice from political injuries, guarantee of the private ownership, free economic competition in a free market, reduction of state regulations, adaptation of the socio-economic system to the modern and functional market economy.