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Journal Article | May 2015
The article discusses the political effect of print media liberalization in Kuwait based on content analysis of Arabic language newspapers in the 2009 ...
News | 25 Jun 2015
The number of newspapers in Kuwait has skyrocketed, but their owners are all closely affiliated to the political elite. Does this lead to a certain bias in the newspaper’s electoral coverage?
Journal Article | Jun 2016
The Lebanese media landscape is widely acknowledged to be a battleground for privatized outlets aligned with political elites. Each outlet vies ...
transtional justice, media bias, Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL), news media, Rafik Hariri, Lebanon
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.
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
On 21 November 2005, a referendum on a proposed new constitution was held in Kenya, which was conducted in a peaceful and orderly manner. The poll represented ...
Constitutions, Referendum, Kenya
Journal Article | Mar 2019
Ethnicity has been shown to shape political, social, and economic behavior in Africa, but the underlying mechanisms remain contested. We utilize lab experiments ...
Environmental resource collection: implications for children's schooling in Tigray, northern Ethiopia
Journal Article | Jan 2014
This paper examines the adverse effect of natural resources scarcity on children's schooling and the possible gender bias of resource collection work ...
Report in External Series | Jan 1998
This report places the 1997 elections in a longer-term historical perspective dating back to independence, with a view to assessing the democratisation ...
Democratisation, Elections, Kenya
Does an educated mind take the broader view? A field experiment on in−group favouritism among microcredit clients
Journal Article | Feb 2013
A number of studies document an in-group bias in social dilemma situations. While group structure and dynamics are important in shaping in-group favouritism, ...
In-group favouritism, parochialism, field experiment, social preferences, microcredit, Angola
U4 Brief | Feb 2020
The wide discretionary powers of bureaucrats can undermine their impartiality, and result in decisions being made that are tainted by bias or have violated ...
Edited Book | Nov 2016
This book addresses the role that various media have in the shaping and active contestation of particular conflicts and political agendas in the Arab ...
Journal Article | Sep 2015
[English abstract] The Lebanese media landscape is widely acknowledged to be a battleground for privatized outlets aligned with political elites. Each ...
transtional justice, media theory, framing, Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL), Lebanon
U4 Issue | Jan 2006
As part of a broader analysis of corruption in emergencies, the U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre initiated a dialogue on the role(s) of the media. On ...
Book | Jan 2017
This cutting edge book explores the role of the media in the highly disputed area of China-Africa relations, notably how various aspects of the issue ...
China-Africa relations, Media, Mediatization, China
Journal Article | Jan 2013
The turn of the century saw new trends in China’s foreign affair policies springing up. Rebuilding its humanitarian cause, promoting economic diplomacy, ...
U4 Brief | Jan 2006
This brief is based on the discussion and recommendations that emerged from a meeting of aid agencies, donors and media experts convened by U4 and NORAD ...
corruption, emergencies, world
CMI Report | Jan 2004
The report was commissioned by the Royal Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a team was put together comprising Helge Rønning and Kim Brice ...
Mass media, Conflicts, Aid evaluation, International Media Support, Developing countries
Journal Article | Mar 2016
There is a fascination with the increasing economic and political importance of China in the global economy, in international politics, ...
Media, soft power, Africa, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania
CMI Brief | Aug 2010
”Free and fair” elections depend not only on factors like adequate election management bodies, election transparency and the absence of coercion. ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2002
Namibia Lise Rakner Media i Afrika - Afrika i media Kristin Mack Alnæs et al. (eds.) lise rakner l