Anders Fredriksson

Anders Fredriksson is a Swedish development economist at the University of São Paulo, Brazil, and the University of Namur, Belgium. He holds a PhD in economics from the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) at Stockholm University.

His research focuses on intermediaries, corruption and bureaucracy and understanding how the citizen-state interaction differs between countries.

Content by Anders Fredriksson
  • Blog post

    Bureaucracy intermediaries, corruption and red tape

    Third-party intermediaries that help individuals and firms navigate government bureaucracy are common in developing countries. Although such intermediaries are often, anecdotally, linked with corruption, research suggests that, in some cases, intermediaries actually help improve access to the bureaucracy. Intermediaries that assist individuals and firms with government...

    7 Jan 2015 | Anders Fredriksson