Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Richard Nugent III
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This paper measures the effect of perceived corruption on voting in post-communist countries in the EU using probit models, Dong and Lewbel’s special estimator, and two stage least squares models. Corruption has a significant and negative effect on voter turnout even when controlling for the endogeneity in the corruption variable.
Pancurakova, Ivana, "The Effect of Perceived Corruption on Voter Turnout in Post-Communist Countries in the European Union: Evidence from the Life in Transition Survey III" (2019). CUNY Academic Works.