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Nepotism And Corruption In Institutions And Country's Economy


  • Arsim Gjinovci


  • Dren A. Gjinovci


Nepotism usually means hiring relatives, close friends, regardless of their merits and abilities. While corruption is a permanent risk to the economic system, but also for the country's legal system. The purpose of this paper is; to evaluate the factors affecting the appearance and development of nepotism and corruption. Then, analyze the impact of nepotism and corruption in the country's economy. The impact of nepotism in the hiring and advancement of relatives in important sectors of the country and the impact of corruption and nepotism in the judicial institutions. Results of the survey will be useful to researchers who will deal with the analysis of factors influencing nepotism and corruption.

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  • Arsim Gjinovci & Dren A. Gjinovci, 2017. "Nepotism And Corruption In Institutions And Country's Economy," Knowledge Horizons - Economics, Faculty of Finance, Banking and Accountancy Bucharest,"Dimitrie Cantemir" Christian University Bucharest, vol. 9(3), pages 49-55, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:khe:journl:v:9:y:2017:i:3:p:49-55

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    1. Arsim Gjinovci, 2016. "The Impact Of Nepotism And Corruption In The Economy," Knowledge Horizons - Economics, Faculty of Finance, Banking and Accountancy Bucharest,"Dimitrie Cantemir" Christian University Bucharest, vol. 8(2), pages 133-139, June.
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    Nepotism; corruption; justice institutions; the economy of the country;

    JEL classification:

    • E26 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Informal Economy; Underground Economy


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