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A good business reason to support mandatory transparency in extractive industries

Toledano, Perrine; Topal, Julien

The Cardin-Lugar Transparency Amendment is a promising step toward ending the resource curse by improving accountability and access to information for both citizens and investors. The Amendment has run into heavy corporate opposition, and its implementation has been much delayed. However, there is a business case for mandatory transparency requirements.



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Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
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New York
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 76
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Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
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