Application of E-Government Principles in Anti-Corruption Framework

Arjun Neupane, Kishor Vaidya, Jeffrey Soar, Sunil Aryal

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    Abstract

    The use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) plays a significant role in the economic, technological and social progression of a country. Corruption in government agencies and institutions is a serious problem in many countries in the world, especially in under-developed and developing countries. The use of ICT tools such as e-governance can help to reduce corruption. In this chapter, the authors discussed the application of e-government principles to mitigate corruption. Based on the available literature, this study identified some potential elements of e-government, which are currently practised around the world and how they are interrelated to fight against corruption. Finally, the authors present an evidence-based e-government anti-corruption framework.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationDigital Governance and E-Government Principles Applied to Public Procurement
    EditorsRajesh Kumar Shakya
    Place of PublicationHershey, United States
    PublisherIGI Global
    Chapter3
    Pages56-74
    Number of pages19
    ISBN (Electronic)9781522522041
    ISBN (Print)9781522522034
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2017

    Publication series

    NameDigital Governance and E-Government Principles Applied to Public Procurement

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