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CMI Report | Jan 1996
This report, commissioned by Save the Children, Norway, discusses the main economic arguments for and against the incorporation of a social clause in ...
Trade, Child labour, Economic sanctions, ILO, WTO, Asia: Bangladesh
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Ghana liberalized its telecom sector in 1995. This study looks at the impact of the phenomenal growth in access to telephones on the business practices ...
Telecommunications, Traders, Trust, Africa, Ghana, Africa: Ghana
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper focuses on the interaction between world community and capital markest within the framework of an extended neoclassical growth model. The model ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1995
This paper argues that intraindustry trade with developed countries is an important source of technology transfer, and creates incentives to climb up ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1990
(In cooperation with Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies and Chr. Michelsen Institute)
Book Chapter | Jan 2008
Will intra-regional trade liberalisation within SADC reduce poverty? The case of Malawi Arne Wiig
Trade in information services and economic development: On the implications of ICT on less developed countries
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(SNF Working paper no. 32/01)
Project | Dec 2007 - Mar 2008
Does a regional organization like SADC has any comparative advantages in implementing Aid for Trade measures? Many constraints for increasing trade are ...
Aid for trade, Poverty, SADC
Journal Article | Jan 2002
This article reviews the literature on the 'smart sanctions' approach developed in the late 1990s in response to the failure of conventional sanctions ...
Sanctions, International relations, Global
CMI Brief | Feb 2011
In 2004 Angola’s Ministry of Finance and China’s Ministry of Trade signedthe first of several financing packages for public investment projects ...
trade, fdi, oil, financing, Angola, China
Networks, Distance and Trust: Telecommunications Development and changing Trading Practices in Ghana
Journal Article | Jan 2006
Ghana liberalized its telecommunications sector in 1995. This article examines the impact of the phenomenal growth in access to cell phones on informal ...
Telecommunications, Traders, Trust, Africa: Ghana
Report in External Series | Feb 2019
Produced by TRAFFIC, WWF, U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre (U4 ACRC), Northumbria and Utrecht Universities, "Corruption and wildlife crime: A focus ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, wildlife crime, caviar trade
Traditional market institutions and complex change: Exploring transition and change in the Bangladesh rice market
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2011
This study explores the hitherto unaddressed question of how the large, complex paddy‐rice market in Bangladesh is able to solve the problem of ...
Book Chapter | May 2008
The Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan: Problem and Prospects Garth le Pere; Elling N.
SADC, trade, Southern Africa
Commissioned Report | Jan 2005
The major objective of the Programme WTO/GATS and Economic Development: Key to "the new economy" is to produce new theoretical and empirical insights ...
WTO/GATS, Economic Development, "the new economy", financial services, telecommunications, energy services, world economy, investment- and trade patterns, Africa: Botswana, Ghana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
News | 28 Oct 2013
In Tanzania, there is a striking increase in the number of girls who get pregnant from the ages 16 to 20. Among 16 year olds, 11 percent get pregnant, whereas 61 percent of the 20 year old girls start childbearing. Why do so many girls have babies when they are this young? How does this affect their economic situation and possibilities of entering the job market?
Project | Feb - Dec 2005
Based on a literature review on the impacts of trade policy on poverty, we will summarize the general lessons about mechanisms, measures of poverty and ...
Trade policy, poverty
Project | Nov 2004 - Feb 2005
The study discusses how trade policies can be redesigned in order to increase their development impact. Alternative principles for trade liberalisation ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
This study performs an econometric analysis to determine the main policy levers for investment promotion in the Caribbean. The results provide the following ...
FDI (Foreign Direct Investment, Domestic investment, Small states, Caribbean
Book Chapter | Jan 2001
The contribution reviews the experiences with sanctions, especially during the 'sanctions decade' of the 1990s, and assesses the efficacy and appropriateness ...
Human rights, Sanctions, Global