Working Paper 1/2014: Asset Declarations: An effective tool to fight corruption?

Filed under - Politics and government

Working paper published 1 July 2014
Image of publication cover

Public sector officials who have achieved positions of power and managerial control over government budgets and spending can be particularly vulnerable to corruption. Asset declarations offer a critical tool to public officials and those they serve in the prevention, detection, investigation and sanctioning of corruption.

Download the report | View online





Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Accountability   |   Civil society   |   Governance   |   Judiciary   |   Law enforcement   |   Politics and government   |   Private sector   |   Public procurement   |   Transparency International   
Tags - Public procurement   |   Public Sector   |   Asset declarations   |   Civil servants   |   Public sector integrity   |   Unmask the corrupt   

True stories

The road to safety

A series of advertising billboards were putting drivers' safety at risk along one particular stretch of road. Ten people had died there in a year.Read the story

Police whistleblowers

When two respected police officers found evidence that traffic offences were being wiped and interfered with, they did what their job demanded of ...Read the story