Whistleblowing and Compliance in the Judicial Hierarchy

  title={Whistleblowing and Compliance in the Judicial Hierarchy},
  author={Deborah Beim},
  • Deborah Beim
  • Published 2014
One way that principals can overcome the problem of informational asymmetries in hierarchical organizations is to enable whistleblowing. We evaluate how whistleblowing influences compliance in the judicial hierarchy. We present a formal model in which a potential whistleblower may, at some cost, signal non-compliance by a lower court to a higher court. A… CONTINUE READING