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Overcoming Corruption Vulnerability: Pitfalls to Avoid in Business Expansion Liz Burton is a Content Author at High Speed Training: a UK-based online learning provider that offer business-related training courses, including Anti-Bribery and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Financial Crime. Liz has authored many courses and regularly produces business-related content for High Speed Training’s blog, the Hub. Read More...
Posted at Mar 30, 2016 11:50 AM
From corruption to state capture: a new analytical framework A recent paper published by the Corruption Research Center Budapest offers an exciting new take on how to analyse state capture; a term which is widely debated and used, yet has so far largely escaped a precise analytical definition and measurement. Read More...
Posted at Jan 13, 2015 10:54 AM
Waging Battle on The Anticorruption Frontline New book argues that more regulation is not the answer to fighting corruption Read More...
Posted at Oct 31, 2014 09:36 AM
How Business Community Institutions Can Help Fight Corruption ACRN Research Correspondent Brigitte Zimmerman reviews a recent paper that formally models the role of a cross-firm business institution in anti-corruption efforts. Read More...
Posted at Aug 27, 2014 01:27 AM
Governance in the Middle East and North Africa Governance in the Middle East and North African will be essential reading for scholars, activists and policy makers. This new Handbook presents the first comprehensive framework of the question of governance in the Middle East in its various forms and manifestations: political, economic, and government performance. Read More...
Posted at Jul 03, 2014 12:25 PM
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Anti-Corruption Datasets (3)
OpenTED Datastore - European Procurement data OpenTED releases updated data extracts from the European procurement database, Tenders Electronic Daily (TED). The data on this site is machine-readable CSV, ready for examination by journalists and others. As researchers have recently started looking into procurement data to compare the efficiency and effects of various procurement mechanisms, this ready to use, detailed and Europe-wide database should allow for further investigations in various aspects of procurement at the European level. More information on the background of OpenTED can be found here : http://openspending.org/blog/2013/05/27/Procurement-Hac-Recap.html Read More...
Posted at May 31, 2013 11:48 AM
Putting Corruption Out of Business Transparency International carried out a survey of 3,000 business people in 30 diverse countries around the world. The survey was conducted from May-July 2011 and asked business people not just for their views on bribery and corruption, but also on what works to stop corruption in the private sector and what the business community can do to put corruption out of business. An interactive website set up to showcase the findings allows users to compare the data across countries, sectors, gender of respondent and more. Please see link for more details. Read More...
Posted at Oct 12, 2012 05:40 PM
Doing Business 2012: Doing Business in a More Transparent World This year's ranking and report assesses regulations affecting domestic firms in 183 economies and ranks the economies in 10 areas of business regulation, such as starting a business, resolving insolvency and trading across borders. The report rankings on ease of doing business have expanded to include indicators on getting electricity. In this year's rankings Singapore leads on the overall ease of doing business, followed by Hong Kong SAR, China; New Zealand; the United States; and Denmark. Read More...
Posted at Oct 20, 2011 11:43 AM
 
Anti-Corruption Courses and Trainings (2)
  • Multinationals and Corruption (The Hague University) Developed by Professor Abiola Makinwa at the Hague Law School, this course introduces students to the international regulatory framework on corruption as it relates to multinational corporations (MNC’s). Anti-corruption strategy has moved to the center stage of corporate planning and strategy as links between corruption, poverty, crime, and the lack of sustainable development have led to a worldwide consensus criminalising bribery in international transactions. This has resulted in a regulatory climate where MNC’s have to ensure that company activities are in line with minimum standards of compliance. Read More...
    Posted at Nov 14, 2013 07:37 PM
  • Masters in Corruption Studies (National University of Malaysia) The program is open to enforcement agencies, government agencies e.g. police forces, armed forces, customs agents, members of audit agencies, the Tenaga Nasional Bhd., Deutsche Telekom, Petronas and Pos Malaysia, as well as agencies from ASEAN countries. The program’s goal is to produce officers able to analyse and explore all aspects of corruption that could threaten the integrity of a country. Read More...
    Posted at Nov 14, 2013 12:13 PM
 
 

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