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In this study we explore in detail the causes of corruption in China using two different sets of data at the regional level (provinces and cities). We observe that region [...]
2010-06 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The topic of corruption has recently attracted a great deal of attention, yet there is still a lack of micro level empirical evidence regarding the determinants of corrup [...]
2008-04 | Working or Discussion Paper |
With complementary Chinese data sets and alternative corruption measures, we explore the consequences of corruption. Adopting a novel approach we provide evidence that co [...]
2010-06 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This paper presents theoretical and empirical evidence on the nexus between corruption and democracy. We establish a political economy model where the effect of democracy [...]
2011-01 | Working or Discussion Paper |
We explore theoretically and empirically whether social interaction, including local and global interaction, influences the incidence of corruption. We first present an i [...]
2011-01 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The literature on social capital has strongly increased in the last two decades, but there still is a lack of substantial empirical evidence about the determinants of int [...]
2007 | Working or Discussion Paper |
We construct an overlapping generations model in which agents live through two periods; childhood and adulthood. Each agent makes choices only as an adult, based on her u [...]
2011-02 | Working or Discussion Paper |
In this study we analyze the effects of corruption on income inequality and poverty. Our analysis advances the existing literature in four ways. First, instead of using c [...]
2008-06 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The paper investigates the relationship between environmental participation and littering. Previous empirical work in the area of littering is scarce as is evidence regar [...]
2008-07 | Working or Discussion Paper |
In this paper, we extend the Solow growth model to include corruption as a determinant of the multifactor productivity using a Cobb-Douglas production function framework. [...]
2007 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |