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Who must pay bribes and how much?

Jakob Svensson

Who must pay bribes and how much?

evidence from a cross-section of firms

by Jakob Svensson

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Published by World Bank, Development Research Group, Macroeconomics and Growth in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda
    • Subjects:
    • Bribery -- Uganda -- Econometric models.,
    • Political corruption -- Uganda -- Econometric models.

    • About the Edition

      Ugandan firms typically have to pay bribes when dealing with public officials whose actions directly affect the firm"s business operations. How much? The more a firm can pay, the more it has to pay.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesEvidence from a cross-section of firms
      StatementJakob Svensson.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2486, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2486.
      ContributionsWorld Bank. Development Research Group. Macroeconomics and Growth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3669315M
      LC Control Number2002616151

        Terrorists pay bribes. Money-launderers pay bribes. This book is an important one and reminds us all how we must continue to strive in the long global fight against bribery and extortion. International markets are undermined by corruption, and citizens around the world suffer directly and indirectly from its costs. This book challenges Reviews: 2. bribes (the largest, most profitable firms). • We capture only ex post bribery effects, not ex ante bribery decisions by firms. • Suppose a firm will win a contract with an ex ante probability of 60% if it does not bribe. When it bribes, it wins it with an ex post probability of %.

        Och-Ziff’s use of client funds to pay some of the bribes may give the commissioners pause in agreeing to any waivers, but in the end, it is likely that the firm will be allowed to avoid the.   'Harassment bribes' — essentially, bribes that people are forced to pay, not to get a favour done, but to get what one is legitimately entitled to — indeed have a corrosive impact on society. The person demanding and extracting a harassment bribe is an extortionist. The person constrained to pay a harassment bribe is a victim.

        “It’s just so unfair that American companies aren’t allowed to pay bribes to get business overseas,” Trump says, according to the book. The book, the duo writes in an author’s note. What you want is to create partnerships. You must give others an incentive to help you. You can pay them a commission for a sale or a lead. You can do favors for those who help you. Forget about barriers. Look around for people or groups that you can partner with. Everyone can be in a relationship with you.


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