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Open up or shut up? David Cameron’s three transparency problems

Worthy, Ben (2016) Open up or shut up? David Cameron’s three transparency problems. Democratic Audit UK (11 Apr 2016). Website.

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Abstract

Politicians who guarantee greater transparency frequently find their promises coming back to haunt them. Ben Worthy writes that although the Prime Minister has done nothing against the law, his high profile bid to tackle tax evasion and castigation of tax dodgers in the past left him open to charges of hypocrisy when his own tax affairs came under the spotlight last week.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://www.democraticaudit.com
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > Democratic Audit Blog
Date Deposited: 09 Jun 2017 13:22
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2020 23:13
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/80756

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