Corruption studies for the twenty-first century: paradigm shifts and innovative approaches

Ledeneva, A., Bratu, R. and Köker, P. (2017) Corruption studies for the twenty-first century: paradigm shifts and innovative approaches. The Slavonic and East European Review (SEER), 95 (1). pp. 1-20. ISSN 0037-6795.

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Abstract

The key question currently driving innovations in corruption studies is why anti-corruption reforms do not work. The explanatory factors for the disappointing outcomes of anti-corruption interventions over the last twenty-five years include those associated with (1) understanding and modelling of corrupt practices, (2) measurement and monitoring, and (3) policy design and implementation. In this special issue, we interpret ‘corruption studies’ narrowly, meaning academic discourse, separate from government policy, media or activist discourses. Rather, we focus on the challenges in corruption studies and the emergence of cross-discipline and cross-area analyses in order to accommodate the complexity and context-bound nature of corruption.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN9600 Balkan States
Divisions: Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences > School of Psychology, Politics and Sociology
Depositing User: Dr Philipp Köker
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2017 10:38
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2017 19:28
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/15410

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