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Project | Nov 2017
SDC invited U4 to join a policy discussion on challenges regarding corruption in the commodity sector faced by commodity companies, development agencies ...
Corruption, commodity trading, Switzerland, Mali, Sierra Leone, Iraq
Trading in corruption: Evidence and mitigation measures for corruption in the trading of oil and minerals
U4 Issue | Jun 2017
Between 2011 and 2013, sales of government oil from the ten biggest producers in sub-Saharan Africa accounted for 56% of these countries’ total ...
natural resource management, oil, minerals, resource curse, commodity trading, corruption, national oil companies, state-owned enterprises, extractive revenue misappropriation
CMI Report | Jan 2004
Coffee is one of the most important Third World export commodities, and 70% of the producers are small-scale farmers. Coffee producers are often poor ...
Fair Trade, Coffee, Co-operatives, Developing countries, Case studies, Mexico, Americas: Mexico
Constellations of Power and Authority in the Political Economy of Illegal Timber Extraction in BTAD, Assam
Journal Article | Jan 2017
This article seeks to comprehend the way the illegal timber economy in the Bodoland Territorial Autonomous Council (BTAD) in Assam is integrated within ...
illegal logging, authority structure, commodity chain, ethnic conflict, burdened agency, political economy, India
Comment to CMI insight number 5: Illicit Flows and Trade Misinvoicing: Are we looking under the wrong lamppost?
CMI Insight | Nov 2016
This is a comment to the CMI Insight number 5, published November 2016. The Insight can be found here. Comment byMatthew Salomon, 12 October 2016 ...
illicit flows, trade misinvoicing, financial flows, tax, tax evation
Project | Jan 2001 - Dec 2003
Since the mid-1990s a telecommunications revolution has taken place in Ghana. The telecom sector has been privatized, the fixed line network has been ...
CMI Insight | Nov 2016
Illicit financial flows (IFFs) have become a high profile issue in recent years. The Sustainable Development Goals include a target (16.4: significantly ...
Trade misinvoicing, tax, tax evasion, illicit flows
Event | 12 Jan 2012
How do the emerging South powers promote economic co-operation, trade and investment? And how is development finance and aid provided?
China, India, Brazil and South Africa
Book | Jan 2017
This cutting edge book explores the role of the media in the highly disputed area of China-Africa relations, notably how various aspects of the issue ...
China-Africa relations, Media, Mediatization, China
CMI Report | Jan 1990
Dowry and bridewealth presentations in rural Bangladesh: Commodities, gifts or hybrid forms? Tone B
Report in External Series | Jan 1987
Norway's commodity assistance and import support to Bangladesh Ole David Koht Norbye DERAP Publicat
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
This study investigates marriage presentations of Bengali Muslims, Rajbansis and aboriginal Oraons on the basis of a comprehensive review of theories ...
Marriage presentations, Bengali Muslims, Rajbansi, Oraon, Asia: Bangladesh
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?
Event | 3 May 2012
Halvor Mehlum and Gry Østenstad on the political economy of migration policies.
Corruption, évitement fiscal, blanchiment dans le secteur extractif: de l'art de jouer avec le droit
Book | Sep 2019
Le pétrole, le gaz et les minerais sont des ressources indispensables pour le bon fonctionnement de nos économies et sont très convoitées. ...
Extractive industries, Corruption, Compliance, EITI, Transparency, Commodity trading, Intermediaries, Professional enablers
Report in External Series | Nov 2017
This report is an integrated political economy analysis of Nepal. The main finding is that economic growth and poverty reduction have been steady in Nepal ...
CMI Report | Jan 2007
NORAD is currently developing a trade strategy towards developing countries. This background note presents a review of the current literature and empirical ...
International trade, Poverty reduction
Report in External Series | Jan 2003
This paper explores the impact of vertical specialization on world trade within the framework of the O-ring theory of production. Within such a framework ...
Asia: China., Americas: Mexico
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
The impact of trade liberalization on poverty levels in developing countries is reviewed in this paper. Trade might influence poverty, or household ...
Trade liberalization, Poverty, SADC, Southern Africa
Agricultural Trade between Bangladesh and India: An Analysis of Trends, Trading Patterns and Determinants
Report in External Series | Nov 2012
The paper analyses the indices of trends and patterns of India-Bangladesh bilateral agriculture trade, and estimates the short and long-run elasticities ...
Agricultural trade, Bangladesh, India