Document Type : Other
Prof. Department of Public Administration, School of Management and Accounting, Allameh Tabatabaei University, Tehran, Iran
PhD Student in Public Administration, School of Management and Accounting, Allameh Tabatabaei University, Tehran, Iran
, PhD Student in Business Administrationt, School of Management and Accounting, Allameh Tabatabaei University, Tehran, Iran
Crises are an integral part of human life that occur unpredictably and cause many problems for Involved systems. Coronavirus is one of the recent global health crises. It started in China and spread to other countries, causing a worldwide epidemic. Wise action is necessary to successfully overcome the crises. The aim of this study is to compare the performance of three countries; South Korea, Vietnam and Iran, in management of controlling coronavirus crisis. First, the issue of crisis, crisis management, health crises and coronavirus crisis are addressed. The performance of countries is compared based on the activities carried out by each country. Findings show that effective crisis management requires the application of decisive management in times of crisis, centralization of information collection and distribution, pre-crisis collaborative governance model, transparency, inter-organizational cooperation, cyberspace management and pre-crisis culture.