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Event | 1 Oct 2010
Raymond Baker, head of Global Financial Integrity, discusses how businesspeople, criminals, and kleptocrats perfect the same techniques to shift funds-transfer pricing, false documentation, fake corporations, secrecy jurisdictions, and other tricks -and how these negatively affect developing countries.
News | 8 Sep 2006
Tuesday 12 September, the Norwegian Minsiter of Foreign Affairs will visit CMI to discuss various development challenges and its implications for Norwegian foreign policy. On the agenda are topics such as aid and poverty, peacebuilding in post-conflict areas and Norwegian foreign policy in Africa with a particular focus on corruption in emergencies, corporate social responsibility for Norwegian oil companies, and the role of courts in new democracies.
Project | Oct 2008 - Dec 2010
The projects' contribution will be to generate knowledge of one of the most crucial issues in Angolan local government and decentralisation ...
Main Research Topic
We study how governments collect and manage revenues to create better services for citizens in developing countries. In particular, we research the role ...
Economist focusing on development, state capacity and taxation policy.
Key Qualifications Wiig is an economist whose professional profile and research interests include: i) globalization including multinational ...
Entrepreneurship, human and social capital, international trade and poverty, foreign direct investment, industrial studies, corporate social responsibility, micro-finance/rural credit programmes, Asia: Bangladesh, Africa: Namibia, Botswana, Angola, Malawi, Ghana
CMI Brief | Mar 2017
Property tax (PT) raises on average revenues of less than 1% of GDP in developing countries. In many African countries it contributes far less ...
tax, finance, property tax, real estate, Tanzania, Africa
Non-resource taxation in a resource rich setting: A broader tax base will enhance tax compliance in Tanzania
CMI Brief | Dec 2015
Huge reservoirs of natural gas have been discovered offshore the southern coast of Tanzania. The country might become a large producer of gas, ...
Tax, compliance, natural resources, Tanzania
Book Chapter | May 2015
How far has the recent global wave of tax reform contributed to state building in poorer countries? This chapter concludes that ...
Tax, tax reform, globalisation, state building, developing countries
Angola Brief | Feb 2014
Fiscal policy is the use of government revenue collection (taxation) and expenditure (spending) to monitor and influence the nation’s ...
Building taxpayer culture in Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia: Achievements, challenges and policy recommendations
CMI Report | Jul 2012
The study examines measures that aim to encourage taxpayer compliance through taxpayer education and constructive engagement between the government ...
Taxation, Tax morale, Tax compliance, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
Angola Brief | Jun 2011
An effective tax system is required to implement and finance current government policies of diversifying the Angolan economy and providing quality ...
CMI Report | Jun 2011
The purpose of this study is to systematise and analyse existing knowledge of the capacity and constraints of the tax systems in selected African ...
Taxation, tax administration, tax reform, resource curse, state-building, accountability, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
This paper analyses the business environment for micro enterprises in Tanzania based on survey data. The primary objective of the study is to ...
Small enterprise, Business constriants, Taxation, Corruption, Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
Trust in public finance: Citizens' view on taxation by local authorities in Tanzania Odd-Helge Fjel
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Introduction: The new politics of taxation and accountability in developing countries Lise Rakner a
CMI Report | Jan 2002
The state formation process in Palestine during the period 1994-2000, in contrast to the European experience, was not related to inter-state ...
Middle East: Palestine
Report in External Series | Jan 2000
(CDR Working Paper 5:2000)
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
This paper presents three propositions about tax collection in local authorities in Tanzania. First, revenue performance depends on the degree ...
Report in External Series | Jan 1999
(Paper prepared for the CMI/ World Bank Conference "Local level institutions: Social capital for development, Bergen, 5-7 May 1999)