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  • Thum, Marcel

Korruption ist ein globales Phänomen, das vor allem für viele Entwicklungsländer als Wachstumsbremse wirkt. Der Beitrag zeigt, wie man mittels eines einfachen industrieökonomischen Modells die Wirkungsmechanismen der Korruption analysieren kann. Korruption hält Unternehmen vom Markteintritt ab, da Bestechungszahlungen wie eine Eintrittsgebühr in den Markt wirken. Wie hoch diese Eintrittsbarriere ist, hängt entscheidend von der "Marktstruktur" der korrupten Ökonomie ab.

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Paper provided by Dresden University of Technology, Faculty of Business and Economics, Department of Economics in its series Dresden Discussion Paper Series in Economics with number 11/04.

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Date of creation: 2004
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