An Empirical Investigation of the Nature of Corruption in by Wellington Garikai Bonga

By Wellington Garikai Bonga

Doctoral Thesis / Dissertation from the yr 2014 within the topic Economics - Case situations, grade: B, Atlantic foreign college, path: PhD Economics, language: English, summary: Corruption has turn into the most notoriously chronic and steadily worsening social difficulties afflicting Zimbabwe at the present time, and this can be undeniable. Corruption is so much undesirable within the society specially via these no longer concerned, however it is blamed through those that perform it, simply to divert consciousness. very important to notice is that corruption is as outdated because the executive, overall removing is very unlikely, however it might be barred to arrive severe degrees. This learn seeks to empirically examine the character of corruption in Zimbabwe. The learn makes use of a questionnaire method of discover quite a few dimensions of latest corruption and its impression at the society. a complete of 835 members national properly accomplished the questionnaire and electronically submitted. incorporated during this overall are questionnaires that have been hand disbursed. The examine utilises the weighted usual method of layout quite a few indices for coverage derivation. On a scale of 1-10, the corruption index depth was once came upon to be 6.8 indicating critical degrees of corruption within the economic system. Nepotism/Favouritism/Cronysim and bribery/kickbacks/gifts were discovered to be the key corruption kinds within the society. Corruption networks were proven to exist in society and normally emanates from university and paintings; this can be in response to the Social studying concept. The examine additionally figured out that the Anti-Corruption physique is useless to handle corruption concerns, and it isn't independent from politics, and for that reason be aware of petty corruption instead of grand corruption. Determinants of corruption contain terrible remuneration, source of revenue inequality, task lack of confidence, greediness and fiscal instability. the easiest how one can harness corruption is to enhance the political will, person recommendations and legislations enforcement.

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