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CMI Report | 2001

Assessing the restructuring of SADC - positions, policies and progress

This study was commissioned by Norad. The Report provides an assessment of the institutional restructuring of SADC and an input to the planning of future Norwegian assistance to regional co-operation...
Jan Isaksen and Elling N. Tjønneland (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2001:6) 65 p.
CMI Report | 2001

From Global Village to Urban Globe. Urbanisation and Poverty in Africa: Implications for Norwegian Aid Policy

Some 52 per cent of Africa's population are expected to live in towns and cities by 2025. There is generally an unequivocal correlation between urbanisation and economic development and growth,...
Arne Tostensen, Inge Tvedten and Amin Y. Kamete (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2001:2) 99 p.
CMI Report | 2001

Angola 2000/2001. Key Development Issues and the Role of NGOs

This is the second report on Angola under the Country Advisor Agreement between the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) and Nordic Consulting Group (NCG)....
Inge Tvedten (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2001:1) 60 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Environmental, social and economic problems in the Borkena plan, Ethiopia

People in Borkena in Ethiopia suffer from a complex interplay of environmental degradation, increasing shortage of land due to population growth, conflicts between different ethnic and religious identities, and social...
Gutema Balcha Berhanu (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:8) 17 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Research on corruption in Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Tanzania and Uganda. What, who and where?

Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Jens Chr. Andvig (eds.) (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:18) 19 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Fiscal decentralisation in Tanzania: For better or for worse?

Tanzania is currently implementing a local government reform aimed at improving public service delivery. An important component of the reform is to increase the fiscal autonomy of local authorities. This...
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:10) 15 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Does Parliament matter in new democracies? The case of South Africa 1994-2000

The role of parliaments is a neglected topic in the study of the democratisation in sub-Saharan Africa. This working paper provides a case study of the South African parliament from...
Harald W. Mathisen, Elling N. Tjønneland (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:1)
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Institutions, mobility and resilience in the Fante migratory fisheries of West Africa

The fishery of the Fante town Moree in Ghana and its network of migrants in West Africa is here understood as a social field, whose institutions are key to an...
Ragnhild Overå (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:2)
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Determinants of inflation in Tanzania

Tanzania's inflation rate which averaged about 30% in the early 1990's dropped to about 13% at the end of 1998. Using an error correction model (ECM), this paper estimates an...
Ussif Rashid Sumaila and Samuel A. Laryea (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:12)
CMI Working Paper | 2001

Rainbow justice and peace building. South Africa 1994-2001

Elling N. Tjønneland (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:16) 11 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.
Journal Article | 2001

The limits of clientelism: Multi-party politics in Sub-Saharan Africa

Inge Amundsen (2001)
in Forum for Development Studies, vol.28, issue 1, pp. 43-57
Journal Article | 2001

Why people pay taxes: The case of the development levy in Tanzania

This paper examines factors determining tax compliance behavior in local authorities in Tanzania. The poll tax - locally named "development levy" - is used as case. The study finds support...
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Joseph Semboja (2001)
in World Development vol. 29 no. 12 pp. 2059-2074
Journal Article | 2001

La décentralisation fiscale en Tanzania: Pour le meilleur ou pour le pire?

Odd-Helge Fjeldstad (2001)
in Afrique Contemporaine no. 199 pp. 128-142
Journal Article | 2001

Taxation, coercion and donors. Local government tax enforcement in Tanzania

This paper presents three propositions about tax collection by local authorities in Tanzania. First, revenue performance depends on the degree of coercion involved in tax enforcement. Reciprocity does not seem...
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad (2001)
in The Journal of Modern African Studies vol. 39 no. 2 pp. 289-306
Journal Article | 2001

Information technology and producer services - a source of economic development

Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås (2001)
in Trade and Industry Monitor (South Africa) vol. 17 pp. 9-11
Journal Article | 2001

The pluralist paradox: The decline of economic interest groups in Zambia in the 1990s

Lise Rakner (2001)
in Development and Change vol. 32 no. 3 pp. 521-543
Journal Article | 2001

The politics of revenue mobilisation: Explaining continuity in Namibian tax policies

Lise Rakner (2001)
in Forum for Development Studies vol. 28 no. 1 pp. 125-145
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)
Commissioned Report | 2001

The Centre for Conflict Resolution's Africa Project: Project document 2001-2004

(Final report commissioned by Danida, May 2001. Limited circulation)
Elling N. Tjønneland (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 43 p. (Limited circulation)