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The Art of the Bribe: Corruption Under Stalin, 1943-1953

James Heinzen

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300175257
eISBN:
9780300224764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300175257.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

Traditions of official corruption inherited from the Soviet and late Imperial eras have continued to touch Russian life since the collapse of the USSR. This study is the first archive-based, ... More


Between Impunity and Imperialism: The Regulation of Transnational Bribery

Kevin E. Davis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190070809
eISBN:
9780190070830
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190070809.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Between Impunity and Imperialism: The Regulation of Transnational Bribery describes the legal regime that regulates transnational bribery, identifies and explains the rationales that have guided its ... More


From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

T. Markus Funk and Andrew S. Boutros (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

To many practitioners there is the FCPA, the UK Bribery Act, and then “everything else.” But other countries’ anti-corruption laws, for example those of Germany, can play a key role in ... More


The Domestic Influence of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the Working Group on Bribery

Cecily Rose

in International Anti-Corruption Norms: Their Creation and Influence on Domestic Legal Systems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198737216
eISBN:
9780191800726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737216.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Law of Obligations

Chapter 2 examines the 1997 OECD Anti-Bribery Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions and related non-binding instruments—the 2009 ... More


United Kingdom

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

In perfecting its implementation of the OECD Convention, the UK Bribery Act replaced the United Kingdom's existing bribery offenses with a specific offense of bribery of foreign public officials and ... More


Conclusion: The Bribe and Its Meaning

James Heinzen

in The Art of the Bribe: Corruption Under Stalin, 1943-1953

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300175257
eISBN:
9780300224764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300175257.003.0010
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter reviews the meaning of the bribe in the late-Stalin era of the Soviet Union, focusing on how both the givers and receivers of bribes learned to use the bribe as a flexible tool for ... More


Bribing Foreign Officials: The OECD Anticorruption Instruments

Mark Pieth

in Confronting Corruption: Past Concerns, Present Challenges, and Future Strategies

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190458331
eISBN:
9780190458379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190458331.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the application of OECD anticorruption instruments in stopping the bribing of foreign officials. It begins with a discussion of whether bribery is a necessary evil, describes ... More


The Modern Regime

Kevin E. Davis

in Between Impunity and Imperialism: The Regulation of Transnational Bribery

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190070809
eISBN:
9780190070830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190070809.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Modern transnational bribery law has spread beyond the United States and has developed into a complex, decentralized, dynamic, and global “anti-bribery regime.” These developments were prompted by ... More


Intransigent and Corrupt Officials in Early Imperial China

Anthony J. Barbieri-Low

in Behaving Badly in Early and Medieval China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824867812
eISBN:
9780824875671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867812.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter explores the various forms of official intransigence and corruption seen in the early imperial period through an examination of statutes, ordinances, and legal cases excavated from ... More


Voice of Betrayal

Nikki M. Taylor

in America's First Black Socialist: The Radical Life of Peter H. Clark

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813140773
eISBN:
9780813141428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140773.003.0009
Subject:
History, African-American History

“Voice of Betrayal” chronicles Clarks fall from grace after being at the center of a Cincinnati political scandal that involved the mass disfranchisement of African-American voters, fraud, and ... More


Rebuilding the North Country: Poulson and Smith

Peter Jones

in From virtue to venality: Corruption in the city

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719088728
eISBN:
9781781706411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088728.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

John Poulson’s file for bankruptcy in 1972 exposed a range of corrupt practices involving not only Poulson but also T. Dan Smith the Newcastle politician as well as a range of civil servants, public ... More


Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Stuart H. Deming

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the foreign bribery laws, and related laws and regulations, in all of the major common law jurisdictions. For Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, ... More


Overview

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

The legal regimes adopted and being implemented by parties to the OECD Convention flow from a common framework. Yet even when the anti-bribery legal regimes are virtually identical, the differences ... More


International Anti-Corruption Norms: Their Creation and Influence on Domestic Legal Systems

Cecily Rose

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198737216
eISBN:
9780191800726
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737216.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Law of Obligations

This book traces the creation of international anti-corruption norms by States and other actors through four markedly different institutions: the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and ... More


United Kingdom

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

The United Kingdom was one of the first countries in the world to have explicit statutory provisions outlawing bribery, and has had a long-standing legislative framework prohibiting fraud and ... More


The Delicate Task: Guide to Investigating Allegations of Company-Internal Misconduct

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

Conducting internal investigations requires a delicate balancing act for lawyers. The most immediate goal of any internal investigation is discovering the truth. But in the complicated real world ... More


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