Government transparency and political clientelism: Evidence from randomized anti-corruption audits in Brazil
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AuthorBobonis, Gustavo J.
Gertler, Paul J.
This paper proposes a test to estimate the nature of political corruption in developing countries: embezzlement by self enriching politicians versus ...
Fiscal contract theories of the state hypothesize that government performance affects tax collection and that institutions that foster representation ...
One-third of the developing world’s population lives in urban slums and the absolute number of slum residents grew from 650 million in 1990 to 863 million ...