10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.        Welcome and Introductions

Welcome, Introductions

Overview of the International Corruption Unit

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.       Panel 1

Edmund Malesky et al, Measurement and Research Methods Biases in Corruption Research: A Review and Recommendation for Future Research

Andrey Tomashevskiy, Linking In: Political Connections, Foreign Direct Investment and Corruption

Amanda Sanseverino, The Impact of Anti-Corruption Laws: Evidence from the U.K. Bribery Act’s Extraterritorial Reach


12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.          Lunch at Baker & Co, 259 Bleecker Street

1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.            Panel 2

Hans Christensen, Mark Maffett, Thomas Rauter, Policeman for the World: The Impact of Extraterritorial FCPA Enforcement on Foreign Investment and Internal Controls

Stefan Zeume and Jim Goldman, Who Benefits from Anti-Corruption Enforcement?

Elizabeth Acorn and Michael Allen, Extra-Territorial Law Enforcement as a Mechanism of Policy Diffusion: A Reappraisal of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.              Wrap-up/Brainstorm/What’s next

What are the most pressing tasks for research in this area? What role can academics and practitioners play? What opportunities are there for collaboration and further “bridging the gap”?


Recording, Attribution, and Publication
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