عنوان مقاله [English]
Russia as a kleptocratic system
Mohammad Reza Jalali Baranjy
Dr. Ebrahim Motaghi
Corruption, as an ominous phenomenon, has affected the societies since times long past and made a bad impact on their economic, social, political development. In fact, it is one of the most important obstacle to development and modernization. Russia is among those countries which have been undergone by widespread and systematic corruption in government. The author would analyze the role of state in corruption and explain the characteristics of kleptocratic system and study Russia as a kleptocratic system.
Key Words: Corruption, kleptocracy, Russia