Investigating the cultural patterns of corruption: A nonparametric analysis
AbstractBy using a sample of 77 countries our 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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Nonparametric methods; Corruption perception index; National culture;
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- Z10 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - General
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