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Corruption, Institutions, and Fragile States

Authors: Kassab, Hanna Samir, Rosen, Jonathan D.

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  • Provides a theoretical framework for understanding the linkages between weak states and corruption
  • Conceptualizes the utility of corruption in organized criminal networks
  • Seeks to understand the impact that fragile states and extractive institutions have on underdevelopment, noting the impact of corruption in the success of organized crime
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This book examines the relationship between state fragility and corruption. It analyzes a variety of regions throughout the world, including Latin America, Central Asia and the Middle East, Africa, Central America and Mexico, South America, and Russia. States that are plagued by high levels of state fragility and corruption facilitate illicit activities and other criminal enterprises. 

About the authors

Hanna Samir Kassab is Teaching Assistant Professor at East Carolina University, USA.
Jonathan D. Rosen is Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at Holy Family University, USA.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-04312-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $79.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-04311-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Corruption, Institutions, and Fragile States
Authors
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-04312-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-04312-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-04311-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 202
Number of Illustrations
23 b/w illustrations, 3 illustrations in colour
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