The June issue of Finance & Development, which will be available shortly, includes several articles focusing on the fight against corruption. In many countries, corruption is a major factor weakening the body politic and jeopardizing prospectsfor economic growth. Among the articles in this issue are:
Making Anticorruption Agencies More Effective
Jeremy Pope and Frank Vogl
Governance Matters: From Measurement to Action
Daniel Kaufmann, Aart Kray, and Pablo Zoido-Lobatón
Stakeholders, Governance, and the RussianEnterprise Dilemma
Raj Desai and Itzhak Goldberg
Where Are Emerging Markets Headed?
Mohamed A. El-Erian
Trade Liberalization in the Caribbean
Janet Stotsky, Esther Suss, and Stephen Tokarick
European Labor Markets and EMU: Challenges Ahead
Rudiger Soltwedel, Dirk Dohse, and Christiane Krieger-Boden
The New World of Banking
Tomás J.T. Baliño and Angel Ubide
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