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Cluster Of Countries Analysis By Responsible Competitiveness, National Competitiveness And Corruption


  • Mihaela Herciu

    () (Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences)


The Global Competitiveness Report, the State of Responsible Competitiveness and the Global Corruption Barometer elaborate annually a countries ranking that emphasize the progress or regress of each country. Using this reports the paper try to make a clusters analysis of world country by responsible competitiveness, national competitiveness and corruption. The main idea of this paper is to split the countries in three categories of clusters – innovators, asserters and beginners – in relation between responsible competitiveness and national competitiveness – and – stars, asserters and beginners – in relation between corruption and national competitiveness. Within the three clusters, countries may be able to improve their performance through real and suitable policies.

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  • Mihaela Herciu, 2008. "Cluster Of Countries Analysis By Responsible Competitiveness, National Competitiveness And Corruption," Studies in Business and Economics, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 3(3), pages 29-34, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:blg:journl:v:3:y:2008:i:3:p:29-34

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