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Edited Book | 2001

Associational Life in African Cities: Popular Responses to the Urban Crisis

This book is about the multitude of associations that has emerged in African cities in recent years. In many cases, they are a response to mounting poverty, failing infrastructure and...
Arne Tostensen, Inge Tvedten and Mariken Vaa (eds.) (2001)
Uppsala: Nordic Africa Institute 324 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Supply chain management in the oil industry: The Angolan case

(Price NOK 50 + postage) Angola represents a new and promising offshore oil market where technology and contracts differ from those of Norway's offshore market in the North Sea. Based...
Arne Wiig (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:6) 38 p.
Report in External Series | 2001

Trade in information services and economic development: On the implications of ICT on less developed countries

Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås and Henry De Groot (2001)
Bergen: Institute for Research in Economics and Business Administration (Working Paper no. 32/2001)
Journal Article | 2001

Liberalisation of trade in producer services - the impact on developing countries

Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås and James Hodge (2001)
in South African Journal of Economics vol. 69 no. 1 pp. 93-122
Report in External Series | 2001

Information technology and producer services - a source of economic development: The South African case

Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (2001)
(South African Trade and Industry Policy Secretariat (TIPS) Working Paper 2001 no. 7)
CMI Working Paper | 2000

Pastoralists in the Horn of Africa: The continued threat of famine

This paper discusses the current food security crisis in the pastoral areas of the Horn of Africa. It tries to explain the recurrent famines with reference to some important features...
Johan Helland (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2000:15) 21 p.
CMI Report | 2000

Civil society in Tanzania

There has been a tremendous growth in non-governmental organisations in Tanzania over the last decades, and with the many reforms presently taking place, the civil society is expected to play...
Siri Lange, Hege Wallevik, Andrew Kiondo (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2000:6) 40 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2000

Gullfaks - the first Norwegian oil field developed and operated by Norwegian companies

This case study analyses the market for oil-related producer services for the Gullfaks oil field in the Norwegian part of the North Sea. We find that the market is highly...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2000:13) 23 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2000

The Snorre Field and the rise and fall of Saga Petroleum

This paper presents a case study of the Snorre field development focusing on the market for oil-related services related to the development of the oil field. The Snorre field was...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2000:16) 21 p.
CMI Report | 2000

The role of government in growth and income distribution: The case of Botswana

Botswana has experienced one of the highest growth rates in the world over the past three decades. Growth can, however, be attributed to a long-lived diamond sector boom and the...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2000:7) 31 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2000

Liberalisation of trade in services and choice of technology in the Norwegian petroleum sector

The petroleum sector is a service-intensive industry. The quality, price and availability of services are therefore important for the productivity level in the petroleum sector. This paper analyses how intermediate...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2000:1) 22 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2000

Oil-related producer services and productivity - the case of Norway

The petroleum sector is a service-intensive industry. The quality, price and availability of services are therefore important for the productivity level in the petroleum sector. This paper analyses data on...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås, Ola Kvaløy (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2000:6) 30 p.
CMI Report | 2000

Bangladesh: Severe poverty and a well functioning economy?

The report consists of two parts. Part 1 comprises an assessment and overview of the prevailing macro-economic situation in Bangladesh. With this background, the second part focuses on the way...
Arne Wiig (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2000:8) 65 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1999

The co-operation between Institute of Development Management - IDM (Tanzania) and Agder College (Norway)

This working paper reviews the background and experiences gained in the context of institutional co-operation between IDM in Tanzania and Agder College, Norway. This co-operation has evolved out of a...
Johan Helland (1999)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1999:4) 29 p.
CMI Report | 1999

Liberalisation of trade in producer services - the impact on developing countries

This paper analyzes the impact of liberalization of trade in producer services, focusing on financial services, telecommunications and transport. The likely effects on developing countries is that they will become...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås and James Hodge (1999)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1999:7) 27 p.
Book Chapter | 1998

Population and climate change

Astri Suhrke (1998)
in Steve Rayner & Elisabeth L. Malone (eds.): Human choice and climate change. Ohio: Battelle pp. 89-193
Book Chapter | 1998

Optimal landing strategies for cod-capelin in the Barnets Sea

Ussif Rashid Sumaila (1998)
in S. Jentoft (ed.): Commons in a cold climate: coastal fisheries and reindeer pastoralism in North Norway. The co-management approach. Paris: UNESCO pp. 115-120
Report in External Series | 1997

How liberalisation of trade in service may concern natural resources

(Working papers in economics no 1397)
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (1997)
Bergen: University of Bergen
CMI Working Paper | 1993

Macro-economic effects of development plan expenditures. A framework for analysis, with special reference to Uganda

Development plans are mainly concerned with the financial aspects of development projects, while the economic aspects are often neglected. This paper constructs a methodology for converting the information given in...
Per Granberg (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1993:1) 51 p.
CMI Report | 1992

Constraints for a conservation-based agricultural development policy in Ethiopia. A baseline study in Fedis Awraja

A baseline survey was conducted in the Hararghe region in Ethiopia in 1989 to identify constraints to agricultural production and environmental protection measures. The survey included not only agricultural support...
Cheru Fantu (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1992:7) 37 p.