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News | 17 Jun 2014
Nepal consists of more than 100 different castes and ethnic groups. A recent social inclusion survey reveals deep social exclusion, discrimination and immense differences between the different groups. Will Nepal succeed in lifting the poorest castes and ethnic groups in the country out of poverty using inclusive policies?
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
This paper focuses on ideology, gender and caste in Tamilnadu, South India. First the epistemological grounding of a critical feminist theory ...
CMI Working Paper | Apr 2018
This paper investigates whether an individual’s relationship to the head of household and caste are associated with the level of his or ...
Kinship, caste, morbidity, medical treatment, rural India, India
CMI Working Paper | Nov 2012
Studies of microbusiness in poor countries find high marginal returns to capital but also lack of investments. This paper analyzes how caste-based ...
Project | Jan 2012 - Dec 2013
The project examines the underlying changes in economic and social conditions in Nepal and their relationship to the political transformation ...
Journal Article | Mar 2015
Studies of microbusiness in poor countries find high marginal returns to capital but also lack of investments. This paper analyses how segmentation ...
Entrepreneurship, segmentation, economic development, exclusion, Nepal
Edited Book | Dec 2007
This edited volume brings together scholars and practitioners to address the question as to whether, in our globalised world, the protection ...
Human rights, Developing countries
Project | Jan 2013 - Dec 2015
The project investigates to what extent traditional contractual arrangements, which are intertwined with kinship and caste relationships and ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2010
We study how local connections to persons in influential positions affect access to lucrative international migrant jobs and attractive government ...
Commissioned Report | Jun 2008
We present the development of poverty rates for different castes and ethnic groups of Nepal, and find a strong relation between social ...
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2016
This CMI Working Paper presents an analysis of civilian-military relations in Turkey, casting light on institutional, legal and economic aspects ...
civilian, military, powers, coup, civil-military relations, Turkey
Journal Article | Jan 2015
Introduction to a special issue that examines how caste, class, regional and ethnic identities are shaped by the changing economic and social ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Oct 2014
Nepal is in the process of forming a federal state, where the map is likely to be drawn based on the ethnic composition of the provinces. But ...
Master's Thesis | Nov 2013
The literature suggests that links between social identity and economic outcomes can induce poverty among groups with low social status. This ...
dalit, poverty, poverty dynamics, economics, Nepal, Tarai, Nepal
Journal Article | Mar 2011
African electorates are expected to use non-evaluative rationales, like patronage and ethnicity, when casting their vote. In famine-struck countries ...
Food Security, Elections, Poverty, Africa, Malawi
Journal Article | Jan 2010
This article is a contribution to the Boston Review debate on counterinsurgency in Afghanistan. It argues that when the problem is cast in combat ...
CMI Report | Jan 2009
The discourse on social exclusion in Nepal is very ideological, with some authors considering basically all Nepalis as socially excluded except ...
Social and economic indicators, Statistical analysis, Caste and ethnic identity, Nepal
Edited Book | Jan 1993
Carved flesh cast selves. Gendered symbols and social practices Vigdis Broch-Due, Ingrid Rudie and
CMI Report | Jan 1991
Discources of gender and caste in rural South India: An analysis of the ideology of impurity Karin
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