Do authorities need to be completely transparent?

14 January 2013

Pauline Kuipers

In this article first published in "Tijdschrift voor Toezicht" 2012 (3)3, author Pauline Kuipers from Bird & Bird The Hague gives her view on the thesis that Authorities need to be completely transparent. She concludes transparency is fine to a certain extent and with safeguards for the legitimate interests of companies and individuals that may encounter harmful and irreversible consequences of premature and unjustified transparency. To read more (in Dutch) please click here.




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