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By Riccardo Pelizzo,Frederick Stapenhurst

This publication investigates parliaments’ position in curtailing corruption. as well as discussing the definition, reasons, and prices of corruption and the position that parliaments have in lowering corruption, the authors consider modern matters that parliamentarians – and others – must be conscious of. those contain the significance of broad-based coalitions to struggle corruption and networking on the kingdom, nearby and worldwide point, the significance – and problems – of creating parliamentary codes of ethics/conduct, legislative oversight instruments and mechanisms, and regional/international conventions opposed to corruption. realization can also be given to parliaments and anti-money laundering.

Corruption and Legislatures presents a non-technical evaluation of latest matters and up to date advancements in curtailing corruption, and concludes with useful suggestion as to what might be performed to make sure more beneficial parliamentary involvement in curtailing corruption.

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