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The Quest for Good Governance

Author: Mungiu-Pippidi.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
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Why do some societies manage to control corruption so that it manifests itself only occasionally, while other societies remain systemically corrupt? This book covers historical and contemporary cases  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
Quest for Good Governance
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mungiu-Pippidi.
OCLC Number: 943566233
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Understanding control of corruption; 2. Diagnosis and measurement; 3. The road to Denmark: historical paths to corruption control; 4. Structure and agency: determining control of corruption; 5. Understanding contemporary achievers; 6. Domestic collective action capacity; 7. International agency and its anticorruption impact; 8. From critical mess to critical mass: some tentative policy conclusions.


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'This is one of the most important books ever written on the most universal governance challenge of our time - how to control corruption. In this brilliant integration of theory, history, case Read more...

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