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Corruption

ethics and power in Florence, 1600-1770

by Jean-Claude Waquet

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tuscany (Italy),
  • Florence (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Tuscany,
  • Florence
    • Subjects:
    • Political corruption -- Italy -- Tuscany -- History.,
    • Political corruption -- Italy -- Florence -- History.,
    • Tuscany (Italy) -- Politics and government -- 1434-1737.,
    • Tuscany (Italy) -- Politics and government -- 1737-1801.,
    • Florence (Italy) -- Politics and government -- 1421-1737.,
    • Florence (Italy) -- Politics and government -- 1737-1860.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJean-Claude Waquet ; translated by Linda McCall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN5690.T925 C6813 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination227 p. ;
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1556787M
      ISBN 100271008105
      LC Control Number91037440

      Corruption in Africa makes a significant contribution to the study of the impacts and eradication of corruption in African societies. John Mukum Mbaku offers a comprehensive analysis of the causes of public malfeasance in African countries and provides a number of practical and effective policy options for change. This book demonstrates the destructive relationship between corruption and the. Mar 15,  · “My frustration,” writes Peter Schweizer in his new book, “Secret Empires: How the American Political Class Hides Corruption and Enriches Family and Friends,” “is not that the solid rep.

      Nov 21,  · Good materials about corruption: * Treisman, “The Causes of Corruption: A Cross-National Study”; * Olken and Pande, “Corruption in Developing Countries”; * Quah, Combating Corruption Singapore-Style; * Shleifer and Vishny, “Corruption”; * Mauro. The non-governmental organization Transparency International (TI) estimates a ‘Corruption Perception Index’, which is arguably the most widely used indicator of corruption worldwide and shown in the map here.. The Corruption Perception Index scores countries on a scale of , where 0 means that a country is perceived as highly corrupt and means that a country is perceived as very clean.

      Schweizer begins his book with a look back at Robert Penn Warren’s classic tale of political corruption, All the King’s Men. By today’s standards, the bribery that was at the center of Judge Irwin’s corruption in Warren’s novel seems almost quaint in its simplicity. This book suggests how high levels of corruption limit investment and growth and lead to ineffective government. Developing countries and those making a transition from socialism are particularly at risk, but corruption is a worldwide phenomenon. Corruption creates economic inefficiencies and inequities, but reforms are possible to reduce the material benefits from payoffs.


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