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The divide between citizens of Western countries and their elites can be reduced by ensuring greater transparency in the representation of interests and more participation in decision-making processes. This distrust between citizens and elites results in the need to regulate lobbying activities. The world’s two main economic areas, the United States and the European Union, have both implemented regulations for lobbying activities.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) brings together the world’s main developed and emerging economies.
In 2013, the OECD developed the 10 Principles for Transparency and Integrity in Lobbying, a set of guidelines that countries should follow in order to build a culture of transparency, free access to data, and loyalty in relations between stakeholders and public officials.
Here are their 10 principles:
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