The taking of a bribe or gratuity, should be punished with as severe penalties as the defrauding of the State.
- William Penn'
If all statesmen shared this ideology, there would be no need for this article. However, a glance at current business journals and news agencies shows the great necessity to address global corrupt practices in today's transnational business environment.
"Proposing A Treaty On The Prevention Of International Corrupt Payments: Cloning The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Is Not The Answer,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 1
, Article 2.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol1/iss1/2