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Corruption as an Obstacle for Doing Business in the Western Balkans: A Business Sector Perspective

Jelena Budak; Edo Rajh;
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  • Published: 30 Dec 2013 Journal: Radni materijali EIZ-a, issue 4 (eissn: 1847-7844, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: The Institute of Economics, Zagreb
Abstract
U radu se ispituju percepcije poslovnog sektora o korupciji kao prepreci poslovanju u zemljama Zapadnog Balkana – Albaniji, Bosni i Hercegovini, Crnoj Gori, Hrvatskoj, Kosovu, Makedoniji i Srbiji. Istraživanje se temelji na anketi provedenoj 2010. godine na uzorku od više od 1800 vlasnika tvrtki i menadžera. Analizom podataka ispituje se mišljenje gospodarstvenika o tome kako se poslovni sektor suočava s korupcijom, te koja je uloga privatnog ili javnog sektora u suzbijanju korupcije. Rezultati faktorske analize ukazuju na postojanje tri različita faktora: (1) razumijevanje korupcije kao sredstva za «podmazivanje kotača»; (2) individualne inicijative doprinose s...
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free text keywords: corruption, business sector, attitudes and perceptions, corruption experience, Western Balkans, corruption; business sector; attitudes and perceptions; corruption experience; Western Balkans, korupcija; poslovni sektor; stavovi i percepcije; korupcijsko iskustvo; Zapadni Balkan, Business and International Management, Political corruption, Management, Government, Montenegro, Country of origin, Research question, Business sector, Survey data collection, Economics, Economic growth, Corruption, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, jel:D22, jel:D73

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publication . Other literature type . Article . Preprint . 2013

Corruption as an Obstacle for Doing Business in the Western Balkans: A Business Sector Perspective

Jelena Budak; Edo Rajh;