Historical perspectives: Swedish and international examples
2004 (English)In: New Perspectives on Economic Crime / [ed] Hans Sjögren, Göran Skogh, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar , 2004, 127-157 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
Economic crime is, by definition, crime committed to gain profit within an otherwise legitimate business. Examples are illegal pollution, brand name infringement and tax evasion. The victims of such crimes may be private citizens, businesses and the state. The leading authors in this vital new book survey recent advances in the study of economic crime from a variety of disciplinary perspectives.
The key areas examined are: • the economics of corporate crime • enforcing regulation • law and economics of environmental crime • corporate fraud and tax evasion • the history of economic crime
This important volume will be of interest to scholars and policymakers involved in examining and regulating economic crime in both developed and developing countries.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Cheltenham: Edward Elgar , 2004. 127-157 p.
, New Horizons in Law and Economics
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-22804Local ID: 2141ISBN: 1-84376-645-0ISBN: 978-1-84376-645-2OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-22804DiVA: diva2:243117