Bio

Claudia holds a PhD in political science from the University of Notre Dame, USA and a degree in economics from the University of Cambridge, England. Originally from Mexico, she initiated her professional career working with the Ministry for Social Development, Federal Government of Mexico. There, Claudia was involved in developing demand-driven poverty reduction programmes to ensure access to public services for low-income rural communities.

She is currently Head of Governance Research at the Basel Institute on Governance where she is responsible for the development, oversight and management of the Institute’s research activities in the areas of public and global governance. Claudia also works with a broad range of interested stakeholders on consultancy projects aimed at developing context sensitive strategies to prevent corruption in the public sector. She also teaches courses on corruption and development, health systems governance and has developed a special curriculum on research methods focusing on corruption studies.

Related Publications

State Capture: An overview

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  • undue influence
  • interest groups

Auditing the auditors - International Standards to hold Supreme Audit Institutions to account

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Liberia: Overview of public procurement

  • public procurement

Strategies to tackle corruption in local government procurement in Asia and Africa

  • public procurement
  • civil society
  • local government
  • oversight mechanisms

Iraq: overview of corruption and anti-corruption

  • country profile
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Claudia Baez-Camargo

Affiliation

Basel Institute on Governance

Professional Title

Head of Governance Research

Region

  • Americas
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe and Central Asia

Country/Territory

Topics

Specialisms

Social accountability; Corruption risk assessments; informal networks; Health governance; Collective action

Email Address

claudia.baez-camargo@baselgovernance.org

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