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Corruption, public integrity, and globalization in South-Eastern European states. A comparative analysis

  • Andrew I.E. EWOH

    (Department of Political Science & International Affairs College of Humanities and Social Sciences Kennesaw State University, USA)

  • Ani MATEI

    (National School of Political Science and Public Administration, Bucharest)

  • Lucica MATEI

    (National School of Political Science and Public Administration, Bucharest)

The last three decades have witnessed a proliferation of studies on the globalization of corruption or convergence of anticorruption strategies. These studies have been motivated by scholarly concerns from various administrative, economic, and political fields. In view of these interdisciplinary concerns, the purpose of this article is to provide a comparative analysis of corruption phenomena and the demand for public integrity because these developments pertain to the discourse on globalization issues in some South-Eastern European nations within the last decade. The article concludes that the differences observed in these countries are due to their level of maturation in the democratic processes, their stages in the European Union integration process, and the geopolitical condition of each nation, and offers a palatable public policy prescription for achieving a lasting impact in the region.

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Article provided by Asociatia Generala a Economistilor din Romania - AGER in its journal Theoretical and Applied Economics.

Volume (Year): XVIII(2013) (2013)
Issue (Month): 1(578) (January)
Pages: 7-34

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Handle: RePEc:agr:journl:v:1(578):y:2013:i:1(578):p:7-34
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