Looking for a
Book | 2019
Corruption, évitement fiscal, blanchiment dans le secteur extractif: de l'art de jouer avec le droit
Le pétrole, le gaz et les minerais sont des ressources indispensables pour le bon fonctionnement de nos économies et sont très convoitées. Elles sont ainsi particulièrement propices à l’émergence de...
Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes (L'univers des normes)
U4 Brief | 2017
Has the EITI been successful? Reviewing evaluations of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Has the EITI been successful? Many efforts have been devoted to improving resource governance through the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative. A review of 50 evaluations concludes that the EITI has...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Brief 2017:5) 6 p
U4 Issue | 2017
Trading in corruption: Evidence and mitigation measures for corruption in the trading of oil and minerals
Between 2011 and 2013, sales of government oil from the ten biggest producers in sub-Saharan Africa accounted for 56% of these countries’ total public revenues. Despite their importance, however, such...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Issue 2017:6) 52 p.
Report in External Series | 2017
Ce rapport étudie les premières déclarations publiques des paiements effectués par six entreprises pétrolières, gazières et minières françaises auprès des gouvernements des pays dans lesquels elles opèrent : Areva, EDF, Engie,...
Book Chapter | 2017
Governance challenges in Tanzania’s natural gas sector: Unregulated lobbyism and uncoordinated policy
Resource discoveries often result in expectations of rapid growth, but also major concerns for increasing corruption. The resource curse literature puts a strong emphasis on the need to build capable...
in Aled Williams and Philippe le Billon: Corruption, natural resources and development: from resource curse to political ecology. Edward Elgar Publishing
CMI Brief | 2016
Recent significant natural gas discoveries have pushed Tanzania into the international spotlight as a new petroleum producer. How can the country ensure that its newfound wealth is translated into economic...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief vol. 15 no. 14) 4 p.
U4 Brief | 2014
The extractive industries transparency initiative: Impact, effectiveness, and where next for expanding natural resource governance?
The last decade has witnessed a proliferation of initiatives to improve the governance of the extractives sector. Starting with the Kimberly Process Certification Scheme in 2003 and continuing with the...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Brief 2014:6) 4 p.
Newspaper Op-Ed | 2012
Kan norsk utenrikspolitikk både redde verden og fremme norske næringsinteresser?Ja takk, begge deler, sier Jonas Gahr Støre som en god Ole Brumm, men i møte med korrupte myndigheter og en...
U4 Brief | 2011
Lack of transparency in commercial fisheries has been a longstanding issue for those working to promote small-scale fishers’ rights in developing countries. It is a feature of the management of fisheries...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Brief 2011:18) 4 p.
U4 Issue | 2011
Global problems facing the marine fisheries sector, including overfishing and the marginalization of the small-scale sector, are leading to increased international awareness of the need to improve transparency in fisheries governance. This...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Issue 2011:11) 35 p.
Book Chapter | 2011
Theories of corruption incidence hold that sectors with a high degree of complexity are particularly prone to corruption because it is difficult for outsiders to effectively monitor service delivery (Klitgaard,...
in Susan Rose-Ackerman and Tina Søreide : The International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption . Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, USA: Edward Elgar pp. 478-498
Journal Article | 2010
How does one make sure that revenues from oil benefit the citizens of oil-rich countries? In a number of countries, rents from oil production have increased corruption and impaired development...
in Exploration & Production: The Oil and Gas Review vol. 8 no. 2
Report in External Series | 2010
The study makes recommendations for Norway’s strategic approach to governance in Nigeria based on a political economy analysis. Norad was requested to undertake the study by the Norwegian Embassy in...
Oslo: Norad (Norad Report Discussion no. 17/2010) 74 p.
Book Chapter | 2010
A number of studies suggest that natural resources can have a negative impact on the developing prospects of countries, a phenomenon that has been labelled the resource curse. In particular,...
in George T. Overton: Foreign Policy in an Interconnected World. New York: Nova Science Publishers
Journal Article | 2009
Transparency is increasingly viewed as central to curbing corruption and other dysfunctions of resource-rich developing countries. The international development community has pushed transparency in resource revenues through such initiatives as...
in World Development vol. 37 no. 3 pp. 521-532
U4 Issue | 2007
Corruption is a huge problem in many developing countries that are rich in oil and other natural resources. It is central in explaining why resource rich countries perform badly in...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Issue 2007:2) 25 p.