Corruption, Growth, and Public Finances

27 Pages Posted: 1 Feb 2006  

Vito Tanzi

International Monetary Fund (IMF); National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Hamid R. Davoodi

International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department

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Date Written: November 2000

Abstract

The paper discusses some channels through which corruption affects growth such as the impact of corruption on enterprises, on the allocation of talent, and on investment. It also discusses the impact of corruption on some aspects of public finance.

Keywords: corruption, growth, bribes, investment

JEL Classification: H2, H26, H29, K42, 040, 038

Suggested Citation

Tanzi, Vito and Davoodi, Hamid R., Corruption, Growth, and Public Finances (November 2000). IMF Working Paper, Vol. , pp. 1-27, 2000. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=880260

Vito Tanzi (Contact Author)

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Hamid R. Davoodi

International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department ( email )

700 19th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20431
United States

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