Bull, MJ and Newell, JL 2014, 'Political corruption in Europe' , in: Routledge Handbook of European Politics , Routledge, London, pp. 669-685.
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This chapter analyses: first the growth, diversification and types of corruption in Europe; second, the causes and dynamics at the heart of corrupt transactions; third, the effects of corruption (on the economy and the political system); and finally, the attempts to fight corruption. The chapter concludes that this fight might not only lack any positive effects, but could even be counter-productive, making corruption one of the most significant challenges facing European democracies today.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Corruption, Europe, Politics|
|Themes:||Subjects outside of the University Themes|
|Schools:||Schools > School of Arts & Media > Arts, Media and Communication Research Centre|
|Funders:||Non funded research|
|Depositing User:||Professor Martin J. Bull|
|Date Deposited:||14 Nov 2014 17:31|
|Last Modified:||29 Oct 2015 01:01|
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