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Treisman: The causes of corruption

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Treisman. 2000. The causes of corruption: A cross-national study. Journal of Public Economics 76 (3):399-457.

Definition of Corruption: "misuse of public office for private gain"

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Treisman, Daniel (author)Political ScienceComparative PoliticsCorruptionBureaucracyCivil Service Reform

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