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Media reporting of corruption: policy implications
(Springer Science+Business Media, 2015-10-24)
Are policy responses related to experiences or perceptions of corruption? This article examines newspaper reporting of corruption in an Australian jurisdiction and compares these with perceptions of corruption and experiences ...
Building Integrity in Public Sector Operations
Corruption and control: a corruption reduction approach
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2012)
Purpose – Corruption is a significant financial crime which is estimated by the World Economic Forum to cost about 5 per cent of global GDP or $2.6 trillion dollars. Explanations of corruption, like explanations of crime, ...
Public Policy: core business and by-products
(Policy Press, 2007-11)
This paper explores the interesting phenomenon of unintended consequences in policy making: that benefits may accrue in one domain of policy making as the result of actions in another with very different interests and ...
Corruption: Classification and analysis
Corruption demoralises government and weakens the whole endeavour of policy formulation and its implementation. It diminishes services and causes fiscal stress, but most of all it undermines trust and corrodes legitimate ...
Book review: Quah, Jon S. T. (ed.). (2013). Different paths to curbing corruption: lessons from Denmark, Finland Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore. Bingley, UK: emerald group publishing.
(International Public Management Network (IPMN), 2015)
Homicide through a Different Lens
(Oxford University Press on behalf of the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies (ISTD), 2011-04-05)
Homicide rates vary across modern societies, yet most scholarly works on homicide are based on studies in developed countries, although, in less developed countries, homicide rates are higher. Homicide is multidimensional ...
Making Corruption Disappear in Local Government
(American Society for Public Administration, 2015-12-09)
Local government corruption is a phenomenon across the world. This article draws upon survey work in Victoria, Australia, to show that citizens believe that corruption exists in local government and experience it, but ...
Awareness of Corruption in the Community and Public Service: a Victorian Study
(John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2014-06-23)
Corruption hurts the public and undermines government. This study of perceptions of corruption in Victoria shows that the community believes corruption is on the increase, yet this view is not shared by public servants. ...