TITLE

Judicial independence and corruption

AUTHOR(S)
Susan Rose-Ackerman
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Global Corruption Report;2007, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of judiciary independence from the rest of the state and private sector as an effective anti-corruption tool. It is stated that independence implies that judges' careers do not depend on pleasing those with political and economic power. The separation of powers are considered to be necessary to prevent politicians from interfering with judicial decision-making.
ACCESSION #
25377699

 

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