Remittances and corruption
AbstractWe examine the effect of remittances on corruption using panel data for 111 countries over the period of 1986–2010. We find that remittances increase corruption, especially in non-OECD countries.
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Remittances; Corruption; Panel data;
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- F24 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Remittances
- D73 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Bureaucracy; Administrative Processes in Public Organizations; Corruption
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