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Remittances and corruption

  • Berdiev, Aziz N.
  • Kim, Yoonbai
  • Chang, Chun-Ping

We 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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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 118 (2013)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Pages: 182-185

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