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

Filed under - Politics and government

Working paper published 1 July 2014
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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.

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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   

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