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Clustering as an Organizational Response to Capital Market Inefficiency:Evidence from Handloom Enterprises in Ethiopia
Report in External Series | Jan 2010
Using data from microenterprises of the handloom sector in four regions of Ethiopia, the paper shows that clustering, through specialization and ...
clustering, industrialization, finance, microenterprises, Ethiopia, Ethiopia
Event | 5 May 2015
Astri Suhrke, CMI, and Krishna Babu Shrestha, UiB Global, about humanitarian aid in the aftermath of natural disasters. Astri Suhrke is a Political ...
Book Chapter | Dec 2010
In view of the growing influence of religion in public life on the national and international scenes, Muslim Diaspora in the West constitutes a timely ...
CMI Working Paper | Jul 2007
Across Africa land rights conflicts are escalating between indigenous and migrant ethnic groups. This paper analyses the communal violence that took place ...
Ethnic conflicts, Violence, Uganda
Assessing needs and vulnerability in Afghanistan: Identifying vulnerable populations and assessing needs in a complex emergency. An inter-agency evaluation of UN humanitarian response in Afghanistan
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Commissioned by OCHA, UNHCR, UNICEF and WFP. Limited circulation)
Project | Aug 2015 - Dec 2016
Rationale Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) and the University of Bergen Department of Comparative Politics have received seed funding from the CMI-UiB ...
Nepal, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda
Project | Mar 2007 - Jan 2008
This report is the second in a series of six participatory and qualitative studies on poverty in Mozambique, undertaken as part of the monitoring and ...
Mozambique, Urban Poverty, Coping Strategies
Book Chapter | Jan 1995
This is a comparative study of responses to active human rights criticism by two donor countries, Norway and the Netherlands vis-á-vis Kenya and Indonesia, ...
Human rights, International relations, Netherlands, Norway, Kenya, Indonesia
Project | Jan - Jun 2006
The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of the tax regime (instruments, rates, administration and coverage) on the growth of firms within ...
Taxation, tax policy, tax administration, effective tax rate, injvestments, economic growth, Tanzania
Hugo Stokke is a political scientist focusing on human rights research.
Human rights (social and economic), political theory, development aid, nation building, poverty reduction, identity, child labour, Asia: Thailand, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Pakistan, India, Singapore., Europe: Nordic countries, Western Balkans
Book Chapter | Nov 2017
Zambia has a long history of disputed changes of the mining tax regime with damaging effects on the working relations between the Government and the mining ...
Taxation, royalties, extractive industries, mining, royalty, lobbying, Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
On 21 November 2005, a referendum on a proposed new constitution was held in Kenya, which was conducted in a peaceful and orderly manner. The poll represented ...
Constitutions, Referendum, Kenya
Clustering as an organizational response to capital market inefficiency: evidence from microenterprises in Ethiopia
Journal Article | Mar 2014
Absence of a well-developed capital market has been listed as a key obstacle to industrialization in developing countries in the development literature. ...
Microenterprises, Finance, Entry barrier, Clustering, Africa, Ethiopia
CMI Report | Jan 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 ...
Santal medicine, Politics, Religion, India
Project | Sep 2006 - Jul 2008
Aid effectiveness to infrastructure: a comparative study of East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa Japan
Shady traffic: Part three: Review of the portefolio supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on combating trafficking in human beings
Report in External Series | Feb 2009
As a response to the growing international and national focus on combating human trafficking, Norway developed its first action plan on trafficking for ...
trafficking, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia
U4 Brief | May 2020
Cash transfer programmes are being created and extended in developing countries as an economic response to Covid-19. Many donors are increasing their ...
cash transfers, covid-19, donors
U4 Brief | Dec 2009
This U4 Brief assesses how banks facilitate illicit capital flows from developing countries. The shortcomings of the existing regulatory frameworks are ...
PFM, international drivers of corruption, international drivers of corruption, Congo, Equatorial Guinea
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 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 ...
India, Santal medicine, Politics, Religion, Asia: India
Project | Jan 1996
The conference on the Sri Lankan situation and the role of the international community was arranged by CMI, in cooperation with the All Parties Solidarity ...