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Death by a Thousand Cuts: Recognizing, Reporting, and Responding to Corruption in Local Government

Yates, Allan; Graycar, Adam


Corruption is perceived to exist in local government in Australia. This article explores the disparity between reports of perceived corruption by the public and reports by councils. It notes that perceived corruption in local government is not always recognized by local government officials; when it is, it is often not reported, or if it is reported, it does not receive an adequate response. Research undertaken with 251 employees in 10 Australian Councils raises issues of whether...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2020
Type: Journal article
Source: Public Integrity
DOI: 10.1080/10999922.2018.1534924


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