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Event | 14 Apr 2010
The drive to find alternative domestic sources of energy is intense in India. Biofuel is seen as a possibility - offering a source of fuel, reclaiming degraded land as well as generating ncome for the rural poor. Does it? Clare Tompsett discusses.
Fighting Wildlife Trafficking: An Overview of the EU’s Implementation of Its Action Plan Against Wildlife Trafficking
Journal Article | Jul 2020
Illegal wildlife trade is one of the most profitable criminal activities. Illegal wildlife usually comes from African and Asian countries, with destination ...
Wildlife trafficking, European Union
Report in External Series | Nov 2016
FORTY YEARS of Official Development Assistance has contributed to high macroeconomic growth, the development of key national institutions and partial ...
CMI Report | May 2010
This report is part of a larger exercise of monitoring and evaluating Mozambique’s poverty reduction strategy, focussing on three districts in Mozambique ...
U4 Brief | Jul 2010
Social programmes have been increasingly used by developing countries to fight poverty and have attracted growing budgets. However, it has been empirically ...
political corruption, Peru
Journal Article | Dec 2010
What should individuals be held responsible for? This is a fundamental question in much of the contemporary debate on distributive justice. Different ...
Responsibility, Fairness, Dictator game
Review of Matantala Rural Integrated Enterprise and the community development with traditional leaders programme
Report in External Series | Sep 2009
The project on Community development with traditional leaders funded by the Norwegian Embassy and implemented by Matantala Rural Integrated Development ...
Is Bonded Labor Voluntary? Evidence from the Liberation of the Kamaiyas in the Far-Western Region of Nepal
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
The UN estimates that 20 million are held in bonded labor. Several economic analyses assert that bonded laborers accept these contracts voluntarily, which ...
Asia, Nepal, Bonded labor, Debt slavery, JEL classification: C72, D40, J41, O10
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
The international community is devoting increasing attention to social security issues in developing countries as part of its preoccupation with poverty ...
Social security, Africa South of Sahara
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The recent White Paper on Norwegian north-south policy (St. meld. nr. 19 (1995-96)) argues for an increased tying of Norwegian development assistance. ...
News | 12 Jun 2014
Poverty is in decline in Nepal. Steady economic growth and labour migration is part of the explanation.
News | 20 Sep 2013
"Litigation may be an effective means to secure economic, social and cultural rights," says Camila Gianella. As a result of numerous health rights litigations, the Colombian Constitutional Court ordered extensive structural reforms of the country's health system.
Project | Jun 2010 - Jul 2011
Susan Rose-Ackerman and Tina Søreide are co-editing the second volume of the International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption, to be published ...
Project | Mar - Apr 2000
This is a short-term assignment carried out on behalf of NORAD together with prof. R.L.Smith from LINS, / Oslo and prof. H. Mosha, University of Dar es ...
Institutional development, capacity building, academic co-operation, Africa: Tanzania
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
Report in External Series | Apr 2017
The usufruct mortgage has received little attention from economists. This paper develops and analyzes a theoretical framework in which the borrower, who ...
Journal Article | Jan 2003
UNCTAD claims that the development of tourism may be one of the most valuable avenues for reducing the marginalisation of least developed countries (LDCs) ...
Tourism, ICT, Services, Africa: Namibia
Research and fisheries management: the uneasy relationship review of the Zambia-Zimbabwe SADC fisheries project
CMI Report | Jan 1998
This report is an evaluation of the "Zambia-Zimbabwe SADC Fisheries Project". The project aims to establish effective fisheries management regimes for ...
Fishery management, Development projects, Evaluation, Lake Kariba, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Africa: Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper develops a bioeconomic model for two Barents Sea fisheries that attempts to capture the predator-prey relationships between cod and capelin, ...
News | 11 Jun 2015
CMI researcher Magnus Hatlebakk has received the Dudley Seers Memorial Prize for the best article in Journal of Development Studies in 2014.