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Do rapid political and trade liberalizations increase corruption?

  • Tavares, Samia Costa
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

    Volume (Year): 23 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 1053-1076

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:23:y:2007:i:4:p:1053-1076
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