Italy and Greece rank 69th and 80th on a Corruption Perception Index - not a total surprise...

|By:, SA News Editor

Italy and Greece rank 69th and 80th on a Corruption Perception Index - not a total surprise since tax evasion and fraud have helped drive the debt crisis. New Zealand is seen as the cleanest, while the U.S. is 24th, behind Qatar. Given the latter's shenanigans in the world of soccer, what does that say about the index?