Three Ways to Assess Corruption: How to compare indicators? (policy brief)

Abstract

By weakening the institutional frameworks through which economic agents interact, corruption constitutes a major obstacle to economic development. Because of its secretive nature, measuring this phenomenon has proven challenging. Numerous initiatives have nonetheless been launched in the past two decades with the objective to produce reliable measures of corruption.
Citation

Lesné, F. "Three Ways to Assess Corruption: How to compare indicators?"  FERDI Policy Brief B80, November 2013