The Impact of Corporate Liability on Corruption in Latin America

Guillermo Jorge
2019 AJIL Unbound  
Most Latin American countries are in the process of implementing international anticorruption standards, including standards for combating corporate corruption. Primarily based on the U.S. experience with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), these international standards for combating corporate corruption are coalescing into a standardized paradigm, which requires states to establish corporate liability regimes that incentivize companies to prevent, self-police, and cooperate with law
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doi:10.1017/aju.2019.57 fatcat:xgvexmj3e5bllpusdbu6lkxbma