Exposición pública y malversación de fondos: un análisis experimental Thesis

short description

  • Master's thesis

Thesis author

  • Verbel Bustamante, Yuliet Paola


  • This paper analyses the effect of public exposure on embezzlement decision-making. Using a laboratory experiment where people can engage in criminal activities (stealing public money) conditional to be publicly exposed or not.The main result is a decreasing effect of revealing people identities over embezzlement, that is to say, when the risk of public exposure is introduced private apropriation of public money decreases.

publication date

  • 2017-03-22


  • Corruption
  • Embezzlement
  • Laboratory experiment
  • Public exposure

Document Id

  • 1b34b3ab-c666-4125-b965-48f168d9993e