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The economics of corruption

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corruption -- Econometric models.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ajit Mishra.
    SeriesOxford in India readings.
    ContributionsMishra, Ajit.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6768+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 343 p. ;
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3457116M
    ISBN 100195648072
    ISBN 109780195648072
    LC Control Number2005386464

    Corruption regularly makes front page headlines: public officials embezzling government monies, selling public offices, and trading bribes for favors to private companies generate public indignation and calls for reform. In Corruption: What Everyone Needs to Know®, renowned scholars Ray Fisman and Miriam A. Golden provide a deeper understanding of why corruption . ABSTRACT This paper investigates the determinants of corruption in 53 out of 63 Islamic Developing Countries, the data of control of corruption index is taken from the World Bank Kaufman, et al Author: Boris Begovic.

      The second part of the book focuses on the key drivers of corrupt practice and explores how rational choice (self-interest) arguments, behavioral approaches, and context-driven analysis are used to understand the causes of corruption. The final part of the book looks at what works in the fight against corruption, including international.   Corruption is dishonest behavior by those in positions of power, such as managers or government officials. Corruption can include giving or accepting bribes or inappropriate gifts, double-dealing.

    Following a workshop organized by the editors a new publication on the New Institutional Economics of Corruption is now available. The volume has been published by Routledge: London, September Corruption is a major barrier to sound development, affecting a wide range of economies across the world. In Analysing Corruption: An Introduction, Dan Hough offers a new textbook that underscores the difficulties of defining, measuring and analysing arguing that some of the challenges facing corruption research and policy may be overstated in the book, this is a good wide-ranging introduction to some of the main ideas and evidence driving the study of .


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Economics of Corruption seeks to define and model corruption. The contributions in this volume examine the political economy of corruption - that is, why it continues to exist - as well as its consequences, and what measures, if any, can be brought to bear on this phenomenon.

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— (Elgar original reference) Includes bibliographical references and index. Political corruption—Economic aspects. This book includes a chapter by the Chairman of the OECD Working Group on Bribery discussing the evolution of the OECD convention and what is needed to make it effective.

Other chapters address the causes and consequences of corruption, including the impact on investment and growth and the role of multinational corporations in discouraging bribery. Corruption results in inefficiencies in the operations of emerging economies and prevents such economies from reaching the maximum level of development.

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The readings in this collection reflect, for the first time, the role of incentives as well as governance. The manner in which marginalist theory is introduced to people today is seemingly innocuous.

Take N. Gregory Mankiw’s popular textbook Principles of Economics, first published in The first part of the book introduces the student to some axioms of utilitarian-marginalist economics. Often this is presented in a manner that commands assent.

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The aim of this article is to review developments in the economics literature on corruption in order to put some of this material into a broader analytic perspective. 1 Corruption is a many‐faceted phenomenon and it is hard to give a precise and comprehensive definition.

Yet, it is important to by: Book Description. This book constitutes a thorough analysis of the phenomenon of corruption, as seen from the perspective of New Institutional Economics - one of the most influential new schools of thought in the social sciences of the past decade.Why this book?

Corruption, the misuse of public power for private benefit, turns out to be a relatively new challenge for social sciences. It has been an issue for politics and society for many centuries, but its systematic scientific treatment is rather novel.