Complexity science approach to economic crime

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János Kertész and Johannes Wachs discuss how complexity science and network science are particularly useful for identifying and describing the hidden traces of economic misbehaviour such as fraud and corruption.

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J.K. acknowledges support from the Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (OTKA K129124).

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The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists: The Panama Papers https://www.icij.org/investigations/panama-papers/

UN News: The costs of corruption https://news.un.org/en/story/2018/12/1027971

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Kertész, J., Wachs, J. Complexity science approach to economic crime. Nat Rev Phys (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42254-020-0238-9

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