Last month, Transparency International released its annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). As usual, the release of the CPI has generated widespread discussion and analysis. Previous GAB posts have discussed many of the benefits and challenges of the CPI , with particular attention to the  validity of the measurement and the flagrant misreporting of its results . The release of this year’s CPI, and all the media attention it has received, provides an occasion to revisit important questions about how the CPI should and should not be used by researchers, policymakers, and others.

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https://globalanticorruptionblog.com/2017/02/10/the-2016-cpi-and-the-value-of-corruption-perceptions/