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A Comparative Report of Financial Disclosure Forms in the U.S. and Peru

Mariela Goett Samamé*
Master’s Candidate in Public Policy at the University of Maryland

A comparison of the public affidavit forms in the Peruvian context and the United States context reveals that both countries’ forms emphasize different aspects of anti-corruption measures. Whereas the Peruvian financial disclosure forms require detailed lists of public functionaries’ assets, the United States attempts to discern possible “conflicts of interest” that may affect a civil servant’s impartiality. Sigue leyendo