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Economic Analysis and International Law

Marco Arnone and Leonardo S. Borlini

Corruption presents many legal and regulatory challenges, but these challenges cannot be met by the law in isolation. This book presents economic analysis of crime as an essential tool for shaping an effective legal apparatus. The authors contend that in order to assess whether and how to regulate corruption, it is necessary to start with a thorough inquiry into the causes, institutional and social effects, and most of all, actual and potential economic and financial consequences of crimes. This, they argue, should inform and help shape a balanced legal and regulatory approach to corruption.

Chapter 15: Preventive and non-criminal-related measures

Marco Arnone and Leonardo S. Borlini

Subjects: economics and finance, economic crime and corruption, law - academic, comparative law, corruption and economic crime, international economic law, trade law


While criminal measures represent the core of most of international anticorruption treaties, they also set mechanisms to make corruption difficult and prevent this phenomenon from flourishing.

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