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Controlling fiscal corruption

Odd-Helge Fjeldstad

Controlling fiscal corruption

theoretical approaches and illustrations from Tanzania

by Odd-Helge Fjeldstad

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Published by Chr. Michelsen Institute in Bergen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tanzania.
    • Subjects:
    • Political corruption -- Tanzania.,
    • Fiscal policy -- Tanzania.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementOdd-Helge Fjeldstad.
      SeriesWorking paper / CMI,, WP 1999:6, Working paper (Chr. Michelsens institutt) ;, WP 1999:6.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.69 .W647 1999:6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination33 p.
      Number of Pages33
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6866813M
      ISBN 108290584393
      LC Control Number00391122

      o Corruption. Ways to reduce Police Corruption. increasing salary, eliminate unenforceable laws, civilian review boards, improve training and ethical leadership. Ways to reduce Rotten Apples. improve screening, education and training, integrity testing, and early warning system. Fiscal policy is a policy adopted by the government of a country required in order to control the finances and revenue of that country which includes various taxes on goods, services and person i.e., revenue collection, which eventually affects spending levels and hence for this fiscal policy is termed as sister policy of monetary policy.   In developing countries, corruption halts the flow of medicines and school books, enables state capture by organized crime, erodes the rule of law, and contributes to conflict. Taking responsibility There is a well-established stereotype of African leaders using ideology and historical legacy to mask corruption and greed.


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