Αιτίες και τρόποι καταπολέμησης της διαφθοράς στην ελληνική οικονομία
This paper deals with the problem of corruption in the Greek economy. The issue of corruption is important to politicians, citizens and firms. In this specific paper, data is given about the causes and the size of corruption in the EU countries and Greece in particular. The Corruption Perception Index (CPI) and the Global Corruption Barometer (GCB) are presented thoroughly for all the European Union’s (EU) members. Comparisons among EU countries are made with the use of the CPI and the GCB in order to specify cultural and legislation differences. Statistical data and graphs about Greek corruption are presented thoroughly and comparisons for years 2007-2008 and 2008-2009 are made. Finally, cures for corruption are stated and they are devided according to the sector as legislative, institutional and practical measures.