The culture of corruption: A nonparametric analysis
AbstractBy using a sample of 77 countries the analysis applies several nonparametric techniques in order to reveal the link between national culture and corruption. Based on Hofstede΄s cultural dimensions and the corruption perception index, the results reveal that countries with higher levels of corruption tend to have higher power distance and collectivism values in their society.
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Volume (Year): 32 (2012)
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Nonparametric methods; Corruption perception index; National culture;
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- Z1 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics
- C1 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
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