State border corruption and illegal migration: A model
AbstractState border corruption is still a problem for Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova. In a theoretical model, it is shown how a border guard authority should optimally allocate budgetary resources to oblasts in presence of corruption, so as to minimise the general average number of illegal migrants.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 31952.
Date of creation: 01 May 2009
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corruption; border guard authority; illegal migration; illegal immigration; undocumented migration; border corruption; border guards; people smuggling; people smugglers; human smuggling; border region; state border corruption; border crossings; bribes; resource allocation;
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