The Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy (IEEP)
To promote Governance with Respect Ethics Accountability and Transparency (GREAT)
§ The Ethicist of New York Times Magazine who regularly answers anonymous ethical questions sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
§ Al Gore, Vice President, for
hosting Global Forum on Fighting Corruption, Feb. 24-26,
§ Kaufman, Daniel, World Bank Institute for governance studies.
§ Noble, Ronald K., Professor of Law,
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A link to
Corruption related Latest News Items of Interest for the ENTIRE USA and perhaps the world.
See below for links to news from individual States.
Annual Accountability Report 1 (Feb.2000) USAID-Office of Management and Budget’s pilot program for streamlining government reporting as authorized by the Government Management Reform Act (GMRA) of 1994. This integrates several reports, links given.
The OECD anti-Corruption report for
Gilman, Stuart (1997) The Management Of Ethics And Conduct In The Public Service, US Federal Government. An excellent case study giving an overall view.
D. Vinod of
(Nov. 1999) “Link Debt relief to fighting corruption”
(Nov. 2000) “Moral Hazard In Legal Profession, Need For Outside Intervention And Corruption Reduction”
Freedom of Information Act USA link to detailed information.
The Index of Economic Freedom (by Driscoll-Holmes-Kirkpatrick) for 2001 places U.S. in the “Free” category with a rank of 6 (Ranks range from 1 for Hong Kong to 155 for North Korea, Wall Street Journal, Nov. 1, 2000). H. D. Vinod’s trimmed correlation analysis indicates that countries free from economic regulation are less corrupt. After allowing for some exceptions by 20% trimming, the correlation is near 0.9.
Too much corruption is perfectly legal, and the people who write the laws made it that way. Why the Center for Public Integrity pursues the mission it does; a commentary by Charles Lewis, founder and executive director..http://www.public-i.org/commentary_id_mmddyy.htm
Links to US Media:
The Big Sky Patriot A newsletter:
corruption in the
CNN 1000+ documents on corruption or http://search.cnn.com
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