Home | Journal Of Public Administration | ABU Journal, Department Of Public Administration | Abstract | Reference


Year: 2013|   Volume No: 2|   Number No: 2|   ISSN: 2360-9664|   Page No: 


Ahmed H. A. (2006), “Social Welfare as an Instrument for Tackling Endemic Corruption in Nigeria” Ilorin Journal of Business and Social Sciences, Vol. 2, No 1, pp 169 -192

Blackburn, K., Base N. and M. E. Haque, (2004)“Public Expenditure, Bureaucratic Corruption and Economic Development” Presented in Centre for Dynamic Macroeconomic Analysis Conference.

Besley T. (2005) “Political selection” Journal of Economic Perspectives Symposium on Institutions 19 (3): 43-60.

Besley T. and R. Burgess (2002) “The political economy of government responsiveness: Theory and evidence from India” The Quarterly Journal of Economics 17 (4): 1415-51.

Besley T. and A. Case (1995) “Does electoral accountability affect economic policy choices? Evidence from gubernatorial term limits” The Quarterly Journal of Economics 110 (3): 769-98.

Borgne E. and B. Lockwood, (2006), “Do Elections Always Motivate Incumbents? Learning vs Re- Election Concerns”, Public Choice 129, pp 41- 60.

Ferejoh J. (1986) “Incumbent performance and electoral control” Public Choice 50, pp. 5- 25.

Sak, R. E and Glaeser E. L (2006)“ Corruption in America” Journal of public Economics, 90, 1053-1072.

Gupta S, Davoodi H., and Rosa A (2002), “Does Corruption Affect Income Inequality and Poverty?” Economics of Governance 3: 23-45.

Mauro, P. (1995), “Corruption and growth”, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 110, 681-712.

Méon, P and Sekkat, K (2005) “Does Corruption Grease or Sand the wheel of Growth?” Public Choice 122, 69 -97.

Mutebi A.A (2008) “Explaining the Failure of Thailand’s Anti-Corruption Regime”, Development Change 39(1), 147-171.

Persson, T., and G. Tabellini (2000)Political economics: Explaining economic policy. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. 

Persson, T., Roland, G. and G. Tabellini (1997), “Separation of Power and Political Accountability” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 122, pp 1163- 1202.


Podobnik B et al (2008), “Influence of Corruption on Economic Growth Rate and Foreign Investment”, European Physical Journal B 63,547-550.

Snyder J. M. and M. M. Ting (2008), “Interest Groups and the Electoral Control of Politicians” JEL, D72, pp1 – 40.

Transparency International,  http://www.transparency.org .

UNDP (1997), Governance for Sustainable Human Development, http://undp.org/governance/

UNDP (2008), Corruption and Development, http://undp.org/governance/

Yaru, M. A (2009), “Economic Perspective of Corruption in the Public Sector: A Theoretical Explanation and Lessons for Nigeria”  Ilorin Journal of  Business and Social Sciences, vol.13,No 2, pp 143 -153.