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Corruption and Government Causes, Consequences, and Reform

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ISBN-10: 1107441099

ISBN-13: 9781107441095

Edition: 2nd 2016 (Revised)

Authors: Susan Rose-Ackerman, Bonnie J. Palifka

List price: $45.95
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The second edition of Corruption and Government updates Susan Rose-Ackerman's 1999 book to address emerging issues and to rethink old questions in light of new data. The book analyzes the research explosion that accompanied the fall of the Berlin Wall, the founding of Transparency International, and the World Bank's decision to give anti-corruption policy a key place on its agenda. Time has vindicated Rose-Ackerman's emphasis on institutional reform as the necessary condition for serious progress. The book deals with routine payoffs and with corruption in contracting and privatization. It gives special attention to political corruption and to instruments of accountability. The authors have…    
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Book details

List price: $45.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/7/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 644
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.178

Laura Marcus is Goldsmiths' Professor of English at the University of Oxford, where she is a Fellow of New College. She is the author of Auto/biographical Discourses: Theory, Criticism, Practice; Virginia Woolf: Writers and their Works and The Tenth Muse: Writing about Cinema in the Modernist Period. She has also co-edited Close Up, 1927-1933: Cinema and Modernism and The Cambridge History of Twentieth-Century English Literature.Susan Rose-Ackerman is the Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence (Law and Political Science) at Yale University. She has published widely on administrative law, corruption, federalism, and law and economics. She is the author of From Elections to Democracy:…