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CMI Working Paper | Feb 2017
This paper proposes a model how individuals form beliefs on inequality based on their own and their family’s experience. A person’s income ...
inequality, income, family, effort, mobility, entitlement, Chhattisgarh, India
Does Social Development affect Poverty? The Role of Participation in Income Dynamics in Indonesia 1993-2000
CMI Report | Jan 2005
The objective of this study is to assess whether there are any effects on household income changes and poverty reduction in Indonesia from living in a ...
Income, Household income, Poverty reduction, Indonesia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
This paper reviews income-generating programmes in Pakistan and Malawi organised by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC). It compares the different strategies ...
CMI Report | Jan 1991
This paper highlights the main findings of a survey carried out amongst low income groups in Lilongwe and Blantyre, Malawi's two major cities. The survey ...
Poverty, Urban areas, Survival strategies, Household survey, Malawi
Journal Article | Oct 2014
Diversification, income, and democracy: A descriptive overview Ivar Kolstad and Arne Wiig Lucere -
diversification, income, democracy, Angola
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
The objective of this study is to assess whether living in a community that has a more democratic decision making system or in a society with a higher ...
Household income, Poverty reduction, Indonesia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2003
We evaluate the impact of disasters on income mobility by drawing on "natural experiments". While the poor have a much higher probability of remaining ...
Income mobility, Effects of disasters, Bootstrap, Measurement error, Simulations, Natural experiments, Control group, Treatment group, Poverty
CMI Insight | Jun 2014
Reforming the personal income tax legislation in Angola has been under preparation since 2011. There are many challenges related to creating an effective ...
Does the Nonfarm Economy Offer Pathways for Upward Mobility? Evidence from a Panel Data Study in Ethiopia
Journal Article | Aug 2012
Empirical studies across many developing countries routinely document a positive correlation between participation in rural nonfarm employment and households’ ...
rural nonfarm, , income dynamics, , income diversification, , Africa, , Ethiopia, , impact
CMI Report | Jan 2000
Botswana has experienced one of the highest growth rates in the world over the past three decades. Growth can, however, be attributed to a long-lived ...
Journal Article | Jan 1982
Bangladesh as a low-income country in international comparison Johan Skutle and Per Tveite The Jour
Event | 24 Nov 2008
Purchasing power adjusted incomes applied in cross-country comparisons are measured with bias. The poorer a country is, the more its income tends to be overestimated. Consequently, international income inequality is substantially underestimated.
Report in External Series | Jan 1994
The Oshakati Human Development Project: The Informal Economy and Income Generation Inge Tvedten, La
Health worker motivation and effort in a low-income context. Quantitative and qualitative research from Tanzania
Doctoral Thesis | Oct 2011
Health worker motivation and effort in a low-income context. Quantitative and qualitative research
Information technology, richness of services and income distribution. Is ICT after all the great equalizer?
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Information technology, richness of services and income distribution. Is ICT after all the great eq
Income Guarantees and Borrowing in Risky Environments: Evidence from India's Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
Report in External Series | Oct 2015
This paper investigates the effects of an income guarantee on borrowing to smooth consumption and finance cultivation in a risky setting with marked seasonality. ...
Project | Mar - Dec 2006
The concentration of power and democratic deficit, as well as the poverty and major income differences, will over time affect both social and political ...
Poverty, Research, Capacity building, Angola
U4 Issue | Jul 2009
The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) requires state parties to consider establishing policies requiring officials to reveal “to ...
UNCAC, Asset Declarations, Political Corruption
CMI Report | Jan 2006
CMI was contracted to carry out this study on previous experience in and institutional capacity for poverty and income distribution analysis in Angola. ...
Poverty, Research, Angola
Socio-economic effects of training programs for refugees. An evaluation of Norwegian Refugee Council's and Norwegian Church Aid's income generating programs in Pakistan and Afghanistan
Commissioned Report | Jan 1993