Local Governance and Corruption: The Case of Albania, The Decentralization Strategy from the Anti-Corruption Perspective

Author: megi / Date: 19-02-2015 /

Local Governance and Corruption: The Case of Albania, The Decentralization Strategy from the Anti-Corruption Perspective
AIIS

The paper analyzes the decentralization issues from the perspective of corruption in order to warn that unless this trend is reversed, corrupt practices may become “institutionalized” in local authorities and threaten the purpose of decentralization- bringing government closer to citizens.