The Monkey Cage: corruption

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 02/17/2014

The culture of corruption: Russians pay, but they don’t like it

Original research finds surprisingly little support among Muscovites for bribe paying.

By Timothy Frye  |  12:07 PM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  corruption, Russia

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 12/27/2013

How Erdo an has reshaped Turkish politics, and what it means for current corruption scandal

As a powerful leader, Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan may very well survive recent corruption charges against his party. But the damage to Turkish institutions will be greater.

By Brent E. Sasley  |  03:09 PM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  corruption

Posted at 07:48 AM ET, 12/26/2013

Talking Turkey: How does corruption affect voting behavior?

How will voters react to corruption revelations in Turkey? Recent political science research shows voters react differently in “high corruption” and “low corruption” countries.

By Joshua Tucker  |  07:48 AM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  corruption, Experimental Research, Turkey, Voting