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Underlying Factors of Corruption in the Public Construction Sector

  • Ming ShanEmail author
  • Yun Le
  • Albert P. C. Chan
  • Yi Hu
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Abstract

As a core sector, construction has played a vital role in contributing to the economic and social developments of human societies (De Jong et al. 2009). However, in the recent years, its positive social images have been increasingly diminished by corruption issues (Le et al. 2014a, b).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Civil EngineeringCentral South UniversityChangshaChina
  2. 2.School of Economics and ManagementTongji UniversityShanghaiChina
  3. 3.Department of Building and Real EstateThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityKowloonHong Kong
  4. 4.School of Economics and ManagementTongji UniversityShanghaiChina

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