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Corruption Still a Problem Throughout World

The non-governmental corruption watchdog Transparency International (TI) has just published the 2010 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). The 2010 CPI shows that nearly three quarters of the 178 countries in the index score below five, on a scale from 0 (perceived to be highly corrupt) to 10 (perceived to have low levels of corruption), indicating a …
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2010 Global Transparency Index

Australia takes top honors in this year’s Global Real Estate Transparency Index, pushing Canada into 2nd place.  The survey, released earlier this week by Jones Lang LaSalle and LaSalle Investment Management, features the United Kingdom in 3rd place while Spain ranks in 14th. The survey suggests that the recent turmoil in the global financial, economic …
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Trust and Transparency Crucial for a Company’s Reputation

(CC) null66913/Flickr This year’s edition of the Edelman Trust Barometer reveals that trust and transparency are as important to corporate reputation as the quality of products and services. In the U.S., as in much of Western Europe, these two attributes rank higher than product quality—and far outrank financial returns, which sits at or near the …
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