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Investigating the Effect of Resource Rents on Corruption: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa, Sunday Heagbetus

This research investigates whether the availability of natural resources rents can lead to corruption in resource-rich countries. The study used a panel data analysis for the sample of 26 countries…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Social Media and Misleading Information in a Democracy: A Mechanism Design Approach, Aditya Dave

In the last few years, political commentators have highlighted that we live in a post-truth era, wherein the deluge of information available on the internet has made it extremely difficult to…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

The Increasing Returns to Power -- A Theory On Political Capture , James Korman

What happens when key institutions of the state become ‘captured’ by corporate and business interests and how exactly does this occur? That is the principal question this research seeks…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

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The University of Delaware's Center for Political Communication presents the top ten finalists for the Speak Up! audio essay contest, hosted during the fall 2019 semester. University of Delaware…

From  Stephanie Bowman Doroba on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0