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CMI Report | Apr 2015
This report forms part of a larger study titled Advancing the Rights of Children: Assessing the Effectiveness of Transnational Advocacy Networks ...
Journal Article | Jan 2013
The article explores the promotion and reception of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the Arab world, taking Syria and Dubai as "most ...
global compact, globalization, symbolic capital, Islamic welfare, corporate social responsibility, Middle East, Syria, Dubai, Middle East
News | 22 May 2006
A new CMI study "Should I stay or should I go!" will look into this question. When is it in the interest of a corporation to exit a repressive country? When do ethical considerations imply that a company should close down operations in a country?
Project | Jul 2017 - Mar 2018
The purpose of this study is to systematise and analyse existing knowledge on taxation in fragile states. Efforts to support domestic revenue ...
Tax, public finance, fragile states
Project | Feb 2016 - Mar 2018
This study focuses on urban property taxation, which is considered to have a substantial unexploited revenue potential for the financing ...
Taxation, property tax, real estate, urbanisation, local government, Tanzania
Programme | Nov 2010 - Dec 2016
ICTD was established in November 2010 with financial support from the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID) ...
Taxation, tax reform, tax administration, local government, informal sector, aid, state building
CMI Working Paper | Mar 2014
This paper reviews the state of knowledge on local government revenue systems in Africa, with a particular focus on commonalties and differences between ...
Local government, Fiscal decentralisation, Taxation, Governance, State building, Africa
To pay or not to pay? Citizens’ attitudes towards taxation in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa
Journal Article | Jul 2014
This paper examines factors that determine citizens’ tax-compliance attitude in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa. Using the 2011/2012 ...
Taxation, compliance, Kenya, South Africa, Kenya Tanzania, Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 2008
How far has the recent global wave of tax reform contributed to state building in poorer countries? This chapter concludes that ...
Taxation, tax reform, state building, globalisation, Developing countries
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2007
How far has the recent global wave of tax reform contributed to state building in poorer countries? Our conclusion mirrors other general globalisation ...
Taxation, Accountability, State building, Developing countries, JEL classification: F59, H20, H30, O10
Rural taxation in Uganda: Implications for growth, income distribution, local government revenue and poverty reduction
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
The purpose of the research underlying this report is to contribute towards the process of policy change in Uganda with respect to local government ...
Taxation, Local government, Rural development, Africa: Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Widespread tax evasion reflected in persistent public resistance to pay is seen as part of the problem of raising local government revenues ...
Taxation, Tax evasion, Tax collection, Local government, Tanzania, JEL classification codes: H26, H71, K42, O23, R51, Africa: Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2001
This paper presents three propositions about tax collection by local authorities in Tanzania. First, revenue performance depends on the degree ...
CMI Brief | Oct 2016
Recent significant natural gas discoveries have pushed Tanzania into the international spotlight as a new petroleum producer. How can the country ...
oil, petroleum, gas, economy, Tanzania
U4 Brief | Sep 2011
Investigative journalism distinguishes itself from regular journalism by its depth and subject matter, often involving crime, political ...
political corruption, investigative journalism, capacity building, East Africa
Project | Aug 2010 - Jun 2012
Strengthening the tax systems in developing countries is a key priority area for Norwegian development assistance. The purpose of this project ...
Taxation, tax reform, tax administration, natural resources, mining, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
Project | Mar - Dec 2003
The purpose of this study is to contribute towards, and to advance, the process of policy change in Uganda with respect to local government ...
Associated Senior Researcher
Economist whose current research focuses on the political economy of development, poverty dynamics, and corporate social responsibility
Game theory, ethics, public economics, international economics, social choice, Angola, Bangladesh, Malawi, Tanzania
CMI Insight | Mar 2017
The growth of Africa’s towns and cities has outpaced local governments’ capacity for service delivery in terms of management, infrastructure, ...
urbanisation, property boom, tax reform, property tax, South Africa, Africa, Burundi, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Uganda, Gambia, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Rwanda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Sierra Leone
Book Chapter | Jun 2015
Fiscal decentralisation – the devolution of revenue mobilisation and spending powers to lower levels of government – has become ...
Taxation, local government, fiscal decentralisation, Sub-Saharan Africa