The budget process and corruption
In the interest of making aid effective, donors are increasingly stressing the importance of a good public financial management (PFM) system in partner countries. The budget process is a part of the PFM system which is both very crucial to good development outcomes, and a process vulnerable to corruption. These issue pages collect evidence and knowledge in the area of corruption in the budget process which is operationally relevant for staff in international development agencies. What is budgetary corruption, how may it be detected and what should the policy responses be?
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Les fondements de l'intégrité dans la passation des marchés
Kari K. Heggstad, Mona Frøystad
Responding to the challenges of supreme audit institutions: Can legislatures and civil society help?
Albert van Zyl, Vivek Ramkumar, and Paolo de Renzio
The credibility of corruption statistics. A critical review of ten global estimates
Cecilie Wathne, Matthew C. Stephenson
Rethinking anti-corruption in de-democratising regimes
Inge Amundsen, David Jackson
The Universal Periodic Review process. A strategy to tackle health sector corruption
Sharifah Sekalala, Haleema Masud