Contrary to the theories of judicial empowerment that argue that the presence of strong political opposition is necessary for the development of an independent judiciary, the increasing fragmentation of power in today's Ukraine goes hand-in-hand with judicial disempowerment-dependent courts regularly provide important benefits to rival elites.
- fragmentation of power
- judicial corruption
- judicial independence
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Political Science and International Relations