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Suspiciously Supportive or Suspiciously Obstructive? The Relationship Between Local Government and NGOs in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, and Macedonia
Journal Article | Aug 2008
Relations between local government and NGOs in post-communist states are often described in negative terms. Findings from 70 in-depth interviews ...
NGOs, local government, perceptions, collaboration, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, and Macedonia
Journal Article | Jan 2001
This paper presents three propositions about tax collection by local authorities in Tanzania. First, revenue performance depends on the degree of coercion ...
Project | Jan - Jun 2006
The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of the tax regime (instruments, rates, administration and coverage) on the growth of firms within ...
Taxation, tax policy, tax administration, effective tax rate, injvestments, economic growth, Tanzania
Project | Feb 2008 - Dec 2010
The main objective of the project will be to build a strategic plan for further development of the administrative setup and management of CEIC within ...
Project | May 2015 - Apr 2016
The research examines the role of information technology (IT) in tax administration in a setting with limited fiscal capacity. Increased use of IT is ...
Tax evasion and corruption in developing countries: A study of the revenue authorities in Tanzania and Uganda
Project | Jun 2002 - Jun 2003
The project focuses on corruption in tax administration. Reforms of tax administrations in Tanzania and Uganda in the 1990s, in the form of the establishment ...
Africa: Tanzania, Uganda
Project | Jan 2000 - Dec 2002
Two major issues influencing provision of humanitarian assistance are reviewed in the report "Humanitarian challenges in Afghanistan: Administrative structures ...
Why can we not demonstrate the difference that Norwegian aid makes? An evaluation of the results measurement system and practice
Journal Article | Mar 2016
We assess why the Norwegian aid administration is not able to document its results. We find that the system is not designed to provide the necessary documentation ...
Evaluation, foreign aid, methods, review, monitoring, M&E systems
CMI Report | Jan 1998
The primary concern of this study is to discuss the role of various economic factors in explaining the causes, consequences and scope of fiscal corruption ...
Corruption, Public administration, Tax collection, Tanzania, Jel classification codes: E62, H1, H3, K4, N4, Africa: Tanzania
Project | Aug 2010 - Jun 2012
Strengthening the tax systems in developing countries is a key priority area for Norwegian development assistance. The purpose of this project is to systematise ...
Taxation, tax reform, tax administration, natural resources, mining, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
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
Book Chapter | Jun 2015
Fiscal decentralisation – the devolution of revenue mobilisation and spending powers to lower levels of government – has become a main theme ...
Taxation, local government, fiscal decentralisation, Sub-Saharan Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2015
This article presents the results of a qualitative study of the uses and abuses of travel compensation in the state administrations of three developing ...
per diem, travel compensation, incentives, developing countries, Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania
CMI Working Paper | Mar 2014
This paper reviews the state of knowledge on local government revenue systems in Africa, with a particular focus on commonalties and differences between ...
Local government, Fiscal decentralisation, Taxation, Governance, State building, Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2014
We compare the procedures and structures for supporting results measurement and evaluation between the Norwegian aid administration, the World Bank, Danida ...
counterfactual, interventions, institutions, foreign assistance
Towards fiscal self-reliance: Capacity building for domestic revenue enhancement in Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia (workshop report)
Commissioned Report | May 2011
The workshop Toward fiscal self-reliance: Capacity building for domestic revenue enhancement in Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia took place in Maputo, ...
Taxation, tax administration, tax reform, state building, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2009
This paper examines recent experiences from sub-Saharan Africa in combating corruption in customs. It argues that integrity reforms have been too focused ...
Taxation, Tax administration, Corruption, Africa
Report in External Series | Apr 2008
Many local government authorities in Tanzania have reformed their tax collection systems in recent years in order to increase their revenue. This brief ...
Local government, Revenue collection, Privatisation, Tanzania
News | 2 May 2011
Astri Suhrke and Ingrid Samset challenge the analysis in the World Development Report: What is the purpose of this statistical analysis? Good policy must be based on nuanced research.
Event | 8 May 2014
Is Somalia a failed state? Where can Somalia go from here and how can the country be rebuild?