Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Jean-François Ruhashyankiko , and Etienne Yehoue
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 August 2006
Keywords: Occupational choice, Technology, Private Sector Development, public sector, state-owned enterprises, nationalization,
This paper asks whether corruption might be the outcome of a lack of outside options for public officials or civil servants. We propose an occupational choice model embedded in an agency framework to address the is...