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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 of tax to enhance welfare and build...
Evaluation of the implementation and long-term impact of performance based financing of health services
Project | Aug 2014 - Aug 2019
Poor service quality and insufficient coverage of critical life saving interventions prevail in many low-income countries. The underlying reasons ...
Tanzania, P4P, results based financing, public health, motivation
Project | Jan 2017 - Dec 2019
Money Talks is a research project that critically examines the nexus between money and political recruitment. Its main focus is how different ...
Malawi, Ghana, Kenya
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2017
Access to formal banking is spreading across the world. Obtaining a bank account may transform how people manage their finances, and affect ...
banking, bank accounts, villages, rural, savings, India
Theory and practise of decentralization by devolution: Lessons from a research programme in Tanzania (2002-13)
Book Chapter | Jun 2017
What impact did Tanzania’s decentralization reform have on local governance, finances and service delivery? To what extent are the central-local ...
Local government, decentralisation, tax, governance, public services, Tanzania
CMI Emeritus, economist focusing on poverty, development and public finance.
Macro-economics, policy analysis, public finance, poverty analysis, development aid, regional co-operation, institutional development and capacity building for policy analysis, Africa: South Africa, Botswana, Angola, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya., Asia: Armenia
Administration and Finance Director (on leave)
Executive manager specialising in organizational change, international finance and aid management Gåskjenn has been the ...
organizational development, lean, financial management, operations manangement, risk assessments, accounting, aid management
Finance and Operations Manager (U4)
Sara Ögmundsdóttir is the Finance and Operations manager of the U4 Anti-corruption Resource Centre at CMI. She is responsible for ...
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, ...
urbanism, tax, property, property tax, growth, urban boom, South Africa, Africa, Burundi, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Uganda, Gambia, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Rwanda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Sierra Leone
Affiliated Senior Researcher
Economist focusing on informal finance and entrepreneurship.
Sub Saharan Africa, Western Africa, Benin, Nepal, Tanzania, India
Senior Researcher, Coordinator: Tax and Public Finance
Economist focusing on taxation, fiscal corruption and capital flight.
Public finance management, taxation, revenue administration, tax evasion, fiscal corruption, capital flight, intergovernmental fiscal relations, local government tax reform, Africa: Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia., Asia and the Middle East: Bangladesh, Palestine, Sri Lanka
Economist with a research focus on health financing, equity and inequalities, and impact evaluations.
Project | Feb 2016 - Nov 2017
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
Project | Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
This is a strategic institute program at CMI running from 2001-2003, financed by the Norwegian Research Council. It addresses the impact of ...
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
Programme | Feb 2002 - Dec 2021
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre is a permanent, donor-funded centre that promotes a better understanding of anti-corruption ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, governance, natural resources, aid, evaluation, measurement, health, education, finance, private sector, illicit financial flows, justice sector, fragile states, gender, migration, informal institutions, World
Key Qualifications Wiig is an economist whose professional profile and research interests include natural resources and development, poverty ...
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
Coordinator: Poverty Dynamics;Economist focusing on poverty, social exclusion and rural development.
Poverty traps, rural development, applied game theory, econometric analyses, informal credit, labour markets, foreign aid, health systems, social exclusion, nutrition, labor migration, Nepal, India, Tanzania, Malawi
Economist specialising in global health research
Human resources for health, quality of health services, health systems, vaccination, results based financing, priority setting in health, corruption in health, climate policy, Tanzania, Angola, Malawi, India
Communications Advisor (U4)
Coordinating the U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre's online research communications.