A2
Corruption in Africa: cases, causes, remedies

Convenors:
Jan Kees van Donge (Institute of Social Studies)
Stream:
History, politics and urban studies
Location:
Khalili Lecture Theatre
Start time:
11 September, 2006 at 16:00
Session slots:
1

Short abstract:

none

Long abstract:

In the past years there is an increasing number of commission of enquiries, court cases etc. into corruption throughout Africa. These reveal important empirical information about the actual social practices involved. The panel hopes to bring together a number of such cases. Besides this case material, the panel is open to papers that discuss corruption in Africa in more gneral terms.