Good Governance in Local Government Administration: Keystone For Thailand in Transition to Thailand 4.0 Development Scheme
This article pointed out significance of the concept of good governance as a cornerstone to facilitating Thailand to
shift towards the Thailand 4.0 development scheme. The aims of this article were to review, analyze and discuss ways for
local government to apply the concept of good governance in their administration. The findings addressed some fundamental
principles applicable to the local government, including the rule of law, transparency, participation, accountability, morality
and cost- effectiveness, which lead to more positive image and minimizing corruptions. Application of the principles of good
governance down to the local authorities is therefore a key stone for Thailand in its transition to Thailand 4.0 development
Keywords: Good Governance, Local Government, Thailand 4.0.