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Corruption and Development in Africa

Lessons from Country Case Studies

  • Kempe Ronald HopeSr
  • Bornwell C. Chikulo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Kempe Ronald Hope Sr, Bornwell C. Chikulo
      Pages 1-13
  3. Theoretical and Analytical Perspectives

  4. Country Case-Studies

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 305-316

About this book


Bringing together a distinguished cast of contributors, the book provides an authoritative and definitive analysis of the theory, practice and development impact of corruption in Africa. Combating corruption is demonstrated to require greater priority in the quest for African development.


corruption government Public Choice reforms

Editors and affiliations

  • Kempe Ronald HopeSr
    • 1
  • Bornwell C. Chikulo
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BotswanaGaboroneBotswana
  2. 2.Department of Development StudiesUniversity of North WestMmabathoSouth Africa

About the editors

KEMPE RONALD HOPE, Sr. is Professor of Development Studies in the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Botswana. He was previously United Nations Chief Technical Adviser to the Government of Botswana on Public Sector Administration and Management. He is author of several books including, African Political Economy: Contemporary Issues in Development, and Development in the Third World: From Policy Failure to Policy Reform.

BORNWELL C. CHIKULO is an Associate Professor of Development Studies, University of North West, South Africa and Vice President of the African Development Studies Association. He has published extensively in major international journals and contributed chapters to several books. He is the editor of Democracy in Zambia: Challenges for the Third Republic (with Owen Sichone).

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