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U4 Report | Jan 2005
This Report has been developed from the literature review and evaluation presented in the First Report (March, 2004). The findings here are based on the ...
Project | Jan 2016 - Jan 2018
SUGAR in Uganda DFID has initiated a new programme, called Strengthening Uganda’s Anti-Corruption and Accountability Regime (SUGAR). The SUGAR ...
Anti-corruption, real-time evaluation, PDIA, Developmental Evaluation, institutional transformation, collective action, innovation, Uganda, Ghana
Project | Jan 2001 - Jun 2025
Women in many West African countries are famous for their numerical dominance and powerful organisations in several branches of the informal economy. ...
Informal economy, gender, structural adjustment, urban livelihoods, Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda, Africa
Event | 26 Apr 2012
"Transnational crime" in West Africa - a game of hubs, nodes and organisation without organisations.
West Africa, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Mali, Liberia
Programme | Jan 2000 - Dec 2024
The objective of the programme is to analyse the impact of trade liberalisation of financial services, telecommunications and energy services on trade ...
New economy, , Information, , Producer services, Africa: Ghana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Event | 10 May 2010
Channing Arndt is a Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen and the leader of the climate change pillar at the World Institute for Development Economics Research. He will present recent approaches developed for analyzing the implications of climate change and appropriate policy responses.
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2012
This paper examines opportunities and constraints facing local revenue mobilization in Anglophone Africa with an emphasis on urban settings. Specific ...
Local government, Decentralization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Jan 1998 - Dec 2000
This multidisciplinary project (demography, geography, fishery biology, sociology)examined population dynamics, development of fishery resources, and ...
Small-scale fisheries, natural resource management, migration, population dynamics, Ghana, Africa
Event | 18 Feb 2010
Professor Göran Hyden explores the role political accountability plays in assessing development prospects in Africa.
News | 6 Apr 2010
CMI welcomes, Dr. Elizabeth (Liz) Hart, who is the new Director of the U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre (www.U4.no).
U4 Issue | Jun 2010
Prominent contributions to the resource curse literature suggest that weak governance and corruption are key factors behind continued poverty in resource-rich ...
natural resource management, oil, corruption, Ghana, São Tomé and Principé
Event | 14 Dec 2009
Farouk Al-Kasim, "the Iraqi who saved Norway from oil", instrumental as he was in establishing the Norwegian Petroleum Administration and Directorate. Since 1991 he has advised developing countries on the organisation and regulation of their petroleum sector.
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
Edited Book | Nov 2019
Analysing political corruption as a distinct but separate entity from bureaucratic corruption, this timely book separates these two very different social ...
Political corruption, Corruption, Power preservation, Political economy analysis, Bribery, Favouritism, Vote buying, Civil society, Media, Anti-corruption, 'Big Man', Patronage, Elections, Resource curse, Clientelism, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Mozambique, South Africa, Malawi
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 kinds of ...
Malawi, Ghana, Kenya
Political scientist focusing on governance, corruption, resource management
Natural resources, political economy, corruption, democratisation, parliaments, political parties, state and civil society relations, political institutionalis, neopatrimonialism, development theory, political theory and comparative politics, Angola, Malawi, Ghana, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Palestine
Governance challenges in Tanzania’s natural gas sector: Unregulated lobbyism and uncoordinated policy
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
Resource discoveries often result in expectations of rapid growth, but also major concerns for increasing corruption. The resource curse literature puts ...
Extractive industries, resource curse, governance, corruption, lobbyism, Tanzania
Project | Jan - Sep 2008
CMI was requested by PETRAD to develop a course module on corruption and corruption prevention in the petroleum sector. This is one of several course ...
Corruption, resource curse
Project | Jan - Dec 2003
A group of eight likeminded donors agreed in 2002 to form the Multilateral Organisations Performance Network (MOPAN) to cooperate in the monitoring of ...
Multilateral institutions, aid relations, aid performance, Africa: Ghana, Malawi, Mozambique, Uganda., Asia: Bangladesh, India, Vietnam., Americas: Nicaragua
Edited Book | Jan 2017
Corruption, Natural Resources and Development provides a fresh and extensive discussion of corruption issues in natural resources sectors. Reflecting ...
Corruption, political ecology, resource curse, wildlife trafficking, urban land, lobbying, transparency, community development, marine fisheries, biofuel, land management, political transitions, deforestation, extractive industries, Nigeria, Ghana, Tanzania, Madagascar, Norway, Philippines, Kenya