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Posted inState Integrity 2012, State Integrity Investigation, State Politics

Enforcement gap reveals difference between state laws and practices

The State Integrity Investigation measured corruption risk in all 50 states across 14 categories. The 330 corruption risk indicators for each state break down into two types: “In law” indicators, which simply judge whether a law exists, and “In practice” indicators, which assess whether or not the laws are properly enforced. The measurement between these […]