Bribes for Faster Delivery

Research, Preprint OPEN
Amal Sanyal (2000)
  • Related identifiers: handle: 10261/1927
  • Subject: Third world | Corruption; bribes | Corrupció administrativa -- Països en vies de desenvolupament | Queues | Frau -- Països en vies de desenvolupament | third world; queues; corruption; bribes; optimal mechanism | Optimal mechanism
    • jel: jel:D45 | jel:H8

The paper models the practice of charging bribes for faster delivery of essential services in third world countries. It then examines the possibility of curbing corruption by supervision, and secondly, by introducing competition among delivery agents. It is argued that ... View more
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