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Inequality and Corruption

  • Eric M. Uslaner
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Part of the Political Corruption and Governance book series (PCG)

Abstract

On a tram in Zagreb (Croatia) in 2005, a young man inquired what I did and when I told him I was writing on corruption and inequality, he responded: ‘Yes, we all know about that. If you steal a video recorder, you’re a criminal. If a politician steals $100 million, he’s a respected citizen.’

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Income Inequality Police Officer Ordinary People Generalize Trust Political Corruption 
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