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Divorce and Corruption: New Study, New Data

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  • Kodila-Tedika, Oasis
  • Azia-Dimbu, Florentin
  • Kalemasi-Mosengo, Cedrick

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This paper aims at identifying the effects of divorce alongside on corruption controlling. We find no significant effect of divorce on corruption. The same conclusion is found in cross-section and panel data.

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  • Kodila-Tedika, Oasis & Azia-Dimbu, Florentin & Kalemasi-Mosengo, Cedrick, 2012. "Divorce and Corruption: New Study, New Data," MPRA Paper 39815, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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    3. Kodila-Tedika, Oasis, 2012. "Marriage and Corruption : An empirical analysis on european data," MPRA Paper 40311, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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    Keywords

    Divorce; corruption; Europe;
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    JEL classification:

    • J12 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Marriage; Marital Dissolution; Family Structure
    • Z13 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology; Language; Social and Economic Stratification

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