Corruption: A Very Short Introduction notes that corruption is as old as humanity itself, and then considers why the international community has only highlighted it as a problem in the past two decades.It explores the phenomenon from several different perspectives, from the cultural differences affecting how corruption is defined, its impact, its various causes, and the possible remedies.It is thought to be one of the principal causes of poverty around the globe.
This all is again a part of corrupt politics that a candidate plays with the voters to earn their faith and hence votes.
Effect of corrupt society on the societal development of the country Corrupt society and group of corrupt officials are just like termites that start affecting society from the roots.
By Society we mean, group of individuals following a particular trend. Just like Humans, they fail and evolve over a period of time.
When these societies are driven by selfish or we call them greedy officials, then the seeds of corruption starts flourishing.
They tend to become weaker and richer continue to grow stronger.
Despite government help, rising inflation, prices of goods and commodities; consequences of this corrupt society are worst. During election, every candidate presents his or her best and tries to influence the voters.Corruption, hence, is an evil practice which has to be uprooted from all the countries across the globe.It is one of the major factors that delay the growth of an economy.Only a corruption free nation can provide us with a better and healthy society.Corruption is one of the biggest global issues, ahead of extreme poverty, unemployment, the rising cost of food and energy, climate change, and terrorism.Corruption is a kind of cancer that starts growing and continues to threaten people and the society in one or the other way. Let us focus on some of the key areas where corrupt societies affect the most: Effect of corrupt society on the Economy of the country Corrupt society impacts economy of the country in a very serious way.If a country is very strong economy-wise, and corruption starts affecting it, then it is difficult for that country to sustain the economy at the same level of success.People in almost all the sectors of the economy are corrupted today.One of the major reasons for corruption is our negligence towards this social issue.There are corrupt officials that start interrupting and loot the public treasure, giving people what we call the problem of Inflation.There are public contractors that win the tender and then pass on the services to private contractors. The impact of this transformation mainly targets poor people.