Institutional Corruptions

20 Pages Posted: 14 Mar 2013 Last revised: 18 Mar 2013

Date Written: March 15, 2013

Abstract

Institutional corruption: the consequence of an influence within an economy of influence that illegitimately weakens the effectiveness of an institution especially by weakening the public trust of the institution.

Keywords: Institutional corruption, democracy, trust, representation, legitimacy

Suggested Citation

Lessig, Lawrence, Institutional Corruptions (March 15, 2013). Edmond J. Safra Working Papers, No. 1, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2233582 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2233582

Lawrence Lessig (Contact Author)

Harvard Law School ( email )

1575 Massachusetts
Hauser 406
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

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