The PSA Specialist Group on Corruption and Political Misconduct (CPM) invites paper proposals for its 1st Annual Conference to be held in Brighton from 27-28 August 2015. Both conceptual/theoretical and empirical papers on any aspect of corruption and related topics are welcome. Themes may include, but are not limited to:
political and bureaucratic corruption
clientelism and vote buying
the emergence and effects of particularistic institutions
state building and governance
organised and transnational crime
trust and public perceptions of political institutions
Paper proposals should be sent to Dr Olli Hellmann (email@example.com) and should provide a title, author(s) and affiliation, and an abstract of approximately 200 words. The deadline for submission of proposals is 16 March 2015.
Conference fees include participation as well as lunch and coffee breaks on both days:
Specialist Group members £30 Non-Specialist Group members £50
The conference will be hosted by the School of Law, Politics and Sociology at the University of Sussex.