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Sudan Working Paper | Mar 2008
Land policies are of fundamental importance to the wellbeing of and the economic opportunities open to rural people, good governance, and peaceful coexistence. ...
Nordic Exceptionalism in Development Assistance? Aid Policies and the Major Donors: The Nordic Countries
CMI Report | Jan 2006
The Nordic countries are often praised for their efforts in development assistance and commended for their generosity. Over the last few decades the Nordic ...
Development aid, Aid policy, Nordic countries, Netherlands, Case study, Tanzania
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
The opportunity for a powerful donor country, such as the United States, to use a multilateral financial institution (MFI) strategically in order to promote ...
Foreign policies, Conditionality, Unilateralism
News | 20 Jul 2015
Hawala networks can be useful partners in the work against money laundering of corruption gains, rather than the obstacle they are often considered to be.
News | 19 Dec 2013
How can donors strengthen tax systems in developing countries? By complementing their technical approach with measures to build a taxpayer culture, and challenging development countries to take the lead, says CMI researcher Odd-Helge Fjeldstad.
News | 29 Mar 2006
In aid dependent countries, reforms frequently take place in the form of paradigmatic shifts, largely influenced by changes in donor policies. Problems of implementation,however, are often not properly addressed and remain largely unaffected by new reforms. The distance between proclaimed objectives and actual achievements is therefore dramatically wide. The main point of this article has been to investigate the role of domestic research in such a system of policymaking.
Project | May - Nov 2006
The ESAIDARM, a forerunner for MEFMI (The Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute for Southern and Eastern Africa) was launched in 1993. MEFMI ...
Capacity building, Public Finance Management, macroeconomic management, central banking, debt service, Eastern and southern Africa
Book | Jan 2016
Aid agencies increasingly consider anti-corruption activities important for economic development and poverty reduction in developing countries. In the ...
Commissioned Report | Jan 2006
Twenty-five years of conflict has left Afghanistan with a profound need for extensive intervention to address reconstruction and development requirements, ...
Event | 23 Nov 2010
China's role in Angola is particularly massive and major loans have been provided for Angola's reconstruction in exchange for access to Angola's oil. Corkin explores the role of the Angolan government in the evolvement of Chinese-Angolan relations.
Project | Nov 2005 - Jan 2006
The National Solidarity Programme is a major progremme of the Government of Afghanistan, combining governance building with rural development. The project ...
News | 14 Dec 2012
Five research projects from CMI were granted funding from the Research Council of Norway last week.
U4 Issue | Nov 2016
The average annual cost of corruption to Mozambique was recently estimated to be up to USD 4.9 billion for the period 2004-2014. Some analysts have ...
international drivers of corruption, illicit financial flows, Mozambique
Event | 30 Aug 2016
In 2013, CMI researchers started three INDNOR projects. All three projects are now completed or close to completion. On the 30th of August, CMI is organizing ...
Book Chapter | Sep 2020
This chapter examines recent experiences in combating corruption in customs administration in developing countries. There is no lack of measures, norms, ...
Customs, Revenue administration, Corruption, Incentives, Social norms
U4 Issue | May 2013
Corruption in the pharmaceutical system results in wasted resources, limited access to health services and reduced health gains. In this U4 Issue paper, ...
health, corruption, anti-corruption, medicines, pharmaceuticals, governance, Jordan, The Philippines, Zambia
Report in External Series | Aug 2011
With a focus on the institutional set-up and the political environment as central to understanding and rectifying the poor impact of mining on Ghana’s ...
Political economy, corruption, mining, Ghana, Ghana
Project | Sep 2006 - Jul 2008
Aid effectiveness to infrastructure: a comparative study of East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa Japan
Project | May 2004 - Feb 2005
This projets explores the social and economic effects of mining on two local communities in Tanzania: Geita (gold mining) and Mererani (Tanzanite). the ...
Project | Jan 1997
Mission leader of Norwegian Team for Observation of Election in Kenya in 1988. The mission was coordinated by the Institute for Human Rights under the ...