Transparency International

This Anti-Corruption Helpdesk brief was produced in response to a query from one of Transparency International’s national chapters. The Anti-Corruption Helpdesk is operated by Transparency International and funded by the European Union

Query

Can you provide recent data and analysis on the impact of corruption on export decisions?

Content

  1. Background and overview of findings
  2. Corruption and international trade
  3. Corruption and foreign direct investment
  4. Corruption and exports
  5. References

Summary

There is a large amount of literature on the impact of corruption on firms, export decisions and foreign direct investment dating back to the 1970s. This review does not attempt to provide a comprehensive summary of the field, but rather highlights some recent papers and datasets with pertinent findings.

Authors

Matthew Jenkins & Janna Wilhelm, Transparency International,
tihelpdesk@transparency.org

Date

18/10/2016

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