We examine the effect of corruption in municipal governments on health and education outcomes in the philippines we find that corruption lowers the immunization rate of children, delays the vaccination of newborns, prevents the treatment of patients, discourages the use of public health clinics.
A later study that was based in the philippines and focused on the effects of corruption on health also found that corruption negatively affected the health levels (azfar and gurgur, 2008.
The effects of military corruption (an opinion by emil jurado published at the manila standard, february 9, 2011) a reaction paper submitted by raquel g de leon a reaction paper on “effects of corruption in the military” it is surprising to hear from the news nowadays that the armed forces of the philippines (afp) tops the list of the country’s most corrupt organizations.
3 the philippines ranks 95th in the global corruption perception index apart from grave impact on the fiscal arena, corruption affects the business climate according to anti-graft watchdog transparency international (ti), the philippines slid in its annual corruption perception ranking.
In some instances, corruption can have some short-term positive effects, particularly in those nations where too much government control is placed over resources here, corruption with the community still provides a system in which private citizens can gain those resources at a price and temporarily stabilizes the economy.
The reason why corruption occurs in the philippines is that many officials want to get rich in a very simple way they get the money allotted for the improvement of the country when this occurs.