Attitudes Toward Bribery in Australia: A Demographic Study

29 Pages Posted: 26 Apr 2014

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Teresa Hernandez

Florida International University (FIU)

Robert W. McGee

Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting

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Date Written: April 20, 2014

Abstract

This study examined Australian attitudes toward bribe taking, using the data from the World Values survey. Nineteen demographic variables (gender, age, marital status, etc.) were also examined to determine whether certain responses differed by category. The findings indicate that many of the demographic variables did have a high level of significance.

Keywords: bribery, ethics, rent seeking, demographic variables, gender, age, marital status, ethnicity, religion, religiosity, education level, employment status, occupation, social class, income level, size of town, health, happiness, confidence in the police, confidence in the justice system, confidence in

JEL Classification: D01, D23, D6, D72, D73, E26, I1, I2, I3, J1, J12, J14, J16, K14, K42, O56

Suggested Citation

Hernandez, Teresa and McGee, Robert W., Attitudes Toward Bribery in Australia: A Demographic Study (April 20, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2426968 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2426968

Teresa Hernandez

Florida International University (FIU) ( email )

University Park
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
United States

Robert W. McGee (Contact Author)

Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting ( email )

Fayetteville, NC 28301
United States

HOME PAGE: http://robertwmcgee.com

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