Holm-Detlev Köhler is Professor of Sociology at the University of Oviedo. He is part of the PROMEBI research group, committed to the promotion of employment and welfare in Europe. Their areas of interest are industrial relations, management and innovation of transnational corporations, as well as local and regional development. He has written numerous publications and articles in prestigious newspapers.
The fight against corruption has cost the illustrious Peruvian jurist José Ugaz more than one problem. It is not easy to oppose the political and economic powers.
We can say that there is a globalisation of corruption. This problem is so old that it already existed in ancient civilizations.
Corruption is a cancer for the rule of law and development.
The reasons for concern about corruption in the EU have only increased over these years.
It may seem, at a distance, that Euskadi is a kind of idyllic oasis in the arid landscape of corruption surrounding us.