07 May '11, 8pm

Oil and Gas Industry Leads Global Corruption Index: US More Corrupt than Qatar

A corruption index published by Transparency International , based on 13 surveys globally, finds that the oil and gas industry and mining are the industries that account for most global corruption. The evaluations were performed by business leaders in each country, including the Corruption Perceptions Index , the Bribe Payers Index and the Global Corruption Barometer , and looked at bribery and “state capture” or the degree to which a country’s laws have been impacted by the influence of companies.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/05/07/oil-and-gas-industry-...

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