Corruption Courses & Curricula
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This course provides essential information concerning various laws and regulations that govern the business environment in Saudi Arabia. Emphasis is placed on the definition of regulations, commercial law, company act, bill of exchange law (commercial paper), liquidation and bankruptcy law, banking control law and foreign investment law as well as financial crimes that affect business envirnment.
Diplomatura de Especialización en Industrias Extractivas, Vigilancia y Desarrollo Sostenible (Catholic University of Peru)
The Catholic University of Peru (PUCP) offers an annual diploma course on extractive industries governance open to policy makers and accountability actors from Latin America and Equatorial Guinea.
The course focuses on international anti-corruption law and practice from an Australian perspective. It examines in detail transnational bribery laws and enforcement regimes in Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom.
This distance learning course is suitable for those with careers in law enforcement, police service internal affairs, domestic and international integrity assurance and anti-corruption agencies, and any organisation or agency that has an integrity or anti-corruption unit.
The Lab on Institutional Corruption at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics meets in a weekly seminar, led by Director Lawrence Lessig and Research Director Mark Somos. Each seminar features a presentation by one of the Edmond J. Safra Lab Fellows on their current research. The course is designed to give students an opportunity to learn how the field of institutional corruption takes shape across the multidisciplinary projects supported by the Lab. Registration is limited and by application ...
This course examines corruption from real world as well as scholarly perspectives. It uses case studies, debates, guest lectures, and items from the news to examine how corruption can affect effective governance at the national and international levels and its trade spillovers. It also examines how new technologies and strategies (from cell phones to the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative) can reduce corruption and improve governance.
This course, run by Prof. Peter Andreas, is about the illicit side of globalization and efforts to police it. Drawing from a variety of scholarly traditions and theoretical perspectives, the course introduces students to key sectors of the illicit global economy: the trade in prohibited commodities (drugs such as cocaine and heroin), the smuggling of legal commodities (such as arms), and the black market in stolen commodities (such as intellectual property). It also covers the trafficking of ...
The distance learning Master of Governance and Human Rights at HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA School of Governance, Berlin, offers you the training you need to work as a socially and politically committed leader and change-maker who is able to make decisions, drive change and interact with and within the three areas of economy, politics and civil society.
QUANTITATIVE AND QUALITATIVE RESEARCH METHODS ON CORRUPTION AND THEIR APPLICATION (Two-day workshop at the The Basel Institute on Governance)
The Basel Institute on Governance, in pursuit of its mission to improve the quality of governance globally, offers a two-day workshop on research methods on corruption and their application.
The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is now accepting applications for the LLM program "Law and Politics of International Security" for the academic year 2014/2015.
This course at the University of Paderborn introduces you to different topics that are currently researched in the field of corruption.
The seminar takes us from the general questions about approaches in the social sciences covered in the Core Methods Seminar into practical issues of how to design a research project.
The seminar from 2010 moves from the general questions about approaches in the social sciences towards practical issues of how to design a research project. It is useful for researchers using qualitative methods in the broadest sense. We start off asking about the different questions that might be asked and what are the implications for choice of methods. Then we follow through the steps in research design.
The aim of this workshop is to discuss main approaches to political science and sociology, the principal steps in designing research, and some methods for data collection.
This seminar introduces students to the issue of political corruption and the ways it is related politics and international relations. During the first part of the seminar some of the conceptual and theoretical issues involved in the study of political corruption will be investigated, including the definition of corruption, the distinction between corruption and other rent-seeking behavior such as clientelism and patronage, the relationships between various institutional and social factors and ...