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Judicial checks on corruption in the United States

  • Adriana Cordis


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Economics of Governance.

    Volume (Year): 10 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 4 (November)
    Pages: 375-401

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:ecogov:v:10:y:2009:i:4:p:375-401
    DOI: 10.1007/s10101-009-0065-z
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