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Corruption, Institutions and Convergence. Empirical Analysis of Public Tenders of the Old and New EU Member States and Three Developing Countries

December 13, 2019

Tóth, István János – Hajdu, Miklós. 2019. Corruption, Institutions and Convergence. Empirical Analysis of Public Tenders of the Old and New EU Member States and Three Developing Countries. Budapest: CRCB.

Abstract

The paper focuses on the measurement of institutional convergence of the new EU members and four South European EU member countries. Previous studies used perception data or expert surveys at country level to quantify institutional convergence.We present a new method which is  based on micro level hard data. Our approach focuses on the control of corruption risks in read more