Measuring and Explaining the Differences in Corruption Between Europe and Latin America. Are We Getting Closer or Further Apart?

Dr. Manuel Villoria Mendieta, Professor of Political Science | Universidad Rey Juan Carlos

Tuesday, March 05, 2024 | 03:30 pm - 05:30 pm

Latin American and Iberian Institute (801 Yale Blvd NE)

801 Yale Blvd NE (campus building #165)


Dr. Villoria will discuss data on corruption in Europe and Latin America,using cultural, structural, and institutional lenses to explain differences in these regions. He will also discuss how populism and the radicalization corruption generates can seriously jeopardize the objective understanding of corruption and the possibilities of combating this problem.


This event is co-sponsored by the School of Public Administration and the LAII.


This event is free and open to the public.