Our latest analysis on corruption in Ukraine has recently been published by E Elgar.

The “Handbook on the Geographics of Corruption” gives a very comprehensive insight into the different manifestations of corruption in different countries. Johannes Leitner and Hannes Meissner shed light on corruption in Ukraine in their contribution.

The book can be purchased directly from the publisher or via Amazon. Here you can take an online look at the book “Handbook on the Geographies of Corruption”!

Hannes Meißner
Our edited volume on "State Capture, Political Risks and International Business" has now been published by Routledge.

ABOUT THIS BOOK

In the OECD-area states provide security business to be conducted through a legal-institutional framework where state institutions, working in a legal-rational, predictable and effective manner, are often taken for granted. Worldwide, however the situation is very different. Private actors seize public institutions and processes accumulating ever more power and private wealth by systematically abusing, side-stepping, ignoring and tailoring formal institutions to fit their interests. Such forms of ‘state capture’ are associated with specific political risks international businesses are confronted with when operating in these countries, such as institutional ambiguity, systematic favouritism and systemic corruption.

This edited volume covers state capture, political risks and international business from the perspectives of Political Science and International Business Studies. Uniting theoretical approaches and empirical insights, it examines Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova, Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey. Each chapter deals with country specific forms of state capture and the associated political risks bridging the gap between political analysis and business related Impacts.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE FOLLOW THE LINK TO THE WEBSITE OF TAYLOR & FRANCIS: https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781315308623

 

Hannes Meißner