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Journal Article | Nov 2009
A number of studies suggest that natural resources can have a negative impact on the developing prospects of countries. Empirical results suggest that ...
Natural resources, resource curse, institutions
Edited Book | Jan 2005
This book brings together two of today's leading concerns in development policy - the urgent need to prioritise poverty reduction and the particular circumstances ...
Poverty, Indigenous People, International
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The objective of this research is to determine factors affecting land degradation in the upland in Indonesia, and to suggest appropriate policies regarding ...
Journal Article | Jan 1996
Hard methodes for soft policies: environmental and social cost-benefit analysis Hildegunn Kyvik Nor
Book Chapter | Nov 2019
Shaping petroleum policies in Tanzania: The role of lobbyists Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Jesper Johnsøn
Report in External Series | Jan 2015
Cluster Development Programs in Ethiopia: Evidence and Policy Implications Merima Ali, Olivier Godar
U4 Issue | Mar 2020
The world is rapidly urbanising, and urban informality is a central feature of our times. Conventional thinking views informality as corrosive to clean ...
In pursuit of policy influence: Can lobbying be a legitimate alternative to corruption in developing countries?
U4 Brief | Jan 2009
This Brief reviews recent research on transition countries which suggests, conceptually and empirically, that lobbying is not only more prevalent in non–developed ...
lobbyism, corruption, private sector, political corruption
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
Truth Commissions, Trials - or Nothing? Policy Options in Democratic Transitions Elin Skaar Writin
Democracy, Human rights
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
Towards a comprehensive refugee policy: Conflict and refugees in the post-Cold War world Astri Suhr
Edited Book | Jan 1990
(Published in association with Chr. Michelsen Institute)
Journal Article | Nov 2013
Since the 1990s there has been an unprecedented rise in the number of women in parliaments in sub-Saharan Africa. However, the literature finds little ...
Commissioned Report | Jan 2006
Commissioned as a background paper for discussions at a joint seminar between the Norwegian embassies in Africa and the Foreign Ministry
CMI Brief | Nov 2012
Microbusiness can be an effective way out of poverty. Returns to capital for microbusinesses in poor rural areas can be so high that people with microbusinesses ...
Journal Article | Jan 2005
Altruistic donors face common good problem which calls for cooperation and policy integration. On the other hand, the more united and responsible donors ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2002
This paper examines the extent to which the poverty-reduction strategies of selected multilateral and bilateral donors incorporate an urban poverty dimension. ...
Urbanisation, Urban poverty, Global
From policy guidelines to problem solving. A critical assessment of the National Conservation Strategies of Botswana and Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1993
This study focuses on the National Conservation Strategies of Botswana and Zambia. The strategies contain detailed elaborations about environmental problems, ...
Environmental protection, Government policy, Botswana, Zambia
Report in External Series | Jan 2000
(Studies on foreign policy issues report 7:2000)
Report in External Series | Jan 1995
(Working paper series, Environment and social policy, ESP 14, August 1995)
Institutional arrangements for corruption prevention: Considerations for the implementation of the United Nations convention against corruption article 6
U4 Issue | Apr 2009
What kind of institutions does a state need to have in place to effectively prevent corruption? What does it mean, when article 6 of the UN Convention ...
UNCAC, United Nations Convention against Corruption, anti-corruption policy, policy implementation, knowledge dissemination, institutional arrangements, anti-corruption conventions