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Journal Article | 2009
The presence of business-corruption provokes firms to make choices between legal business approaches and illegal bribery. The outcome of a chosen strategy will usually be uncertain at the time the...
in International Review of Law and Economics vol. 29 no. 4 pp. 388-395
Report in External Series | 2009
Review of Matantala Rural Integrated Enterprise and the community development with traditional leaders programme
The project on Community development with traditional leaders funded by the Norwegian Embassy and implemented by Matantala Rural Integrated Development Enterprise started in December 2006. Its main objectives are to...
Oslo: NORAD (Norad Report no. 24/2009) 48 p.
Journal Article | 2008
Suspiciously Supportive or Suspiciously Obstructive? The Relationship Between Local Government and NGOs in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, and Macedonia
Relations between local government and NGOs in post-communist states are often described in negative terms. Findings from 70 in-depth interviews with local government officials and 18 focus groups with NGO...
in International Journal of Public Administration vol. 31 no. 8 pp. 911-952
CMI Report | 2008
The review considered whether NDN activities have contributed to improved ethnic relations and to sustainable peace and reconciliation in the Western Balkans by promoting inter-ethnic dialogue. The review found that...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2008: 16) 66 p.
Commissioned Report | 2007
Tanzania initiated the Local Government Reform Programme in 1996. The objective of the reform is decentralisation by devolution, and to strengthen local authorities' ability to deliver quality and accessible services...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 77 p. (Commissioned by the Royal Norwegian Embassy, Dar es Salaam and the Local Government reform Team)
CMI Working Paper | 2006
The presence of business-corruption in a market provokes firms to make choices between legal business approaches and illegal bribery. The outcome of a chosen strategy will usually be uncertain at...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2006: 4) 30 p.
Report in External Series | 2006
Widespread tax evasion reflected in persistent public resistance to pay is seen as part of the problem of raising local government revenues in Tanzania. Dealing with the policy problem of...
Dar es Salaam: Mkuni Na Nyota Publishers (REPOA Special Paper no. 18) 36 p.
Master's Thesis | 2005
Strained Fraternity. Identity Formations, Migration and Social Transformation among Sri Lankan Tamils in Tamil Nadu, India
This dissertation deals with the situation of the Sri Lankan refugees who have fled to the Indian State of Tamil Nadu - primarily due to the escalating civil war. Their...
Thesis Submitted in Partial Fulfilment of the Cand.Polit. Degree in Social Anthropology. Bergen: University of Bergen. Department of Social Anthropology 255 p.
Book Chapter | 2005
Sobre el Derecho de Resistencia en Contextos de Privaciones Severas. Como Deberia Reaccionar el Estado?
In his article "The right of rersistance in situations of extreme deprivation" Roberto Gargarella argues for a poverty-based right of resistance for systematically deprived citizens, concluding that state authorities should...
in Roberto Gargarella, ed.: El Derecho a Resistir el Derecho. Buenos Aires: Mino y Davila Editores pp. 99-116
CMI Report | 2004
This report presents a study of corruption in international markets by exploring the perspectives of Norwegian firms, their challenges, their experiences and their preferred strategies. The study consists of three...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2004: 10) 54 p.
CMI Report | 2004
The present report is the fifth in a series of annual studies carried out by the Chr. Michelsen Institute on socio-economic and political trends in Angola, at the request of...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2004: 11) 53 p.
CMI Report | 2002
Why has the electoral process in the newly democratised African states had such limited impacts? How can the continued one-party dominance on the continent be explained despite the reintroduction of...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:7) 34 p.
Journal Article | 1999
For decades the international donor community has turned a blind eye to corruption in developing countries. This attitude appears to have changed. There is now a remarkable consensus among aid...
in Development Today vol. 9 no. 6
CMI Report | 1997
This study provides an empirical report and analysis of the results of a June /July 1995 household sample survey of the four towns (Walvis Bay, Swakopmund, Arandis and Henties Bay)...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1997:4) 200 p.
CMI Report | 1991
The Santals who constitute one of the largest communities in India belong to the Austro- Asiatic linguistic group. They have managed to keep their language and their traditional system of...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1991:6) 82 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990
The Santals who constitute one of the largest communities in India, belong to the austro-asiatic linguistic group. They have managed to keep their language and their traditional system of values...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper D 1990: 3) 74 p.