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Journal Article | Apr 2017
In developed nations, issues of taxation rank high on the agendas of political parties. In Africa’s new democracies taxation does not figure as ...
Report in External Series | Dec 2014
This paper summarizes the main achievements and challenges for Afghan women’s participation in politics and their access to justice. It ...
Gender, political representation, Afghanistan
Programme | Jan 2006 - Dec 2016
What is the impact of religion on democratization, development and conflict in the South? This interdisciplinary research programme maps and explores ...
Religion, the state, secularisation, political institutionalisation, political mobilization, development, religious revival, conflict, violence and peace, Middle East and Northern Africa: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia and Sudan., Asia: Indonesia, Pakistan
Project | Jan 1997 - Dec 1999
Consultant agreement with Norsk Hydro Produksjon A/S to produce quarterly reports on the political and economic situation in Angola and give seminars ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1999
One of the more interesting, but also ambiguous, tendencies in Cameroon today is the restructuring of the political landscape. Instead of an extremely ...
Democratization, political parties, Cameroon
Report in External Series | Sep 2012
This paper aims to explain the broader contours of the emerging fields of political power in contemporary Afghanistan and its implications for regional ...
Political power, sovereignty, Afghanistan
In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared
Book Chapter | Nov 2011
In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi a
Trading in corruption: Evidence and mitigation measures for corruption in the trading of oil and minerals
U4 Issue | Jun 2017
Between 2011 and 2013, sales of government oil from the ten biggest producers in sub-Saharan Africa accounted for 56% of these countries’ total ...
natural resource management, oil, minerals, resource curse, commodity trading, corruption, national oil companies, state-owned enterprises, extractive revenue misappropriation
Report in External Series | Dec 2010
Policy recommendations for infrastructure provision usually build on a well-established understanding of best practice for sector governance. Too rarely ...
Political economy, sector governance, infrastructure, corruption
Exploring new political alternatives for the Oromo in Ethiopia. Report from Oromo workshop and its after-effects
CMI Report | May 2009
This report is intended to stimulate a debate on political alternatives for the Oromo, an ethnic and social group in Ethiopia. It makes documents from ...
Ethiopia, Oromo, Democracy, Local administration, Ethiopian federation
Book Chapter | Jan 2015
Policing and the politics of protection on Lombok Kari G Telle Policing and the Politics of Order-M
Angola Brief | Jun 2011
Angolan politics is usually explained with reference to the country’s long and devastating civil war. The postponed elections, the domination of ...
Journal Article | Jan 2003
The article addresses the methodological problems concerning how to assess the political role of courts in Zambia - and in new democracies more generally, ...
courts, judicial independence, judiciary, democratization, accountability, constitutionalism, rule of law, Africa: Zambia
CMI Report | Jan 1997
The report gives an overview of the main trends and changes in Norwegian refugee policy since 1945. The focus is on the more recent Norwegian political ...
Refugees, Government policy, Norway
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2001
McNeish's PhD thesis concerns the social, political and economic impacts of Administrative Decentralisation and Popular Participation reforms in Highland ...
Report in External Series | Sep 2011
The relatively slow pace of Nigeria’s development has often been attributed to the phenomenon of the resource curse whereby the nature of the state ...
corruption, petroleum, natural resources, political economy, Nigeria
CMI Report | Apr 2018
Executive summary How can young women in developing countries best be prepared for success in their lives and livelihoods? Life preparation requires ...
education, life skills, girls, Ethiopia, Lebanon, Tanzania
How does information about elite tax evasion affect political participation: Experimental evidence from Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2019
We present results of a randomized field experiment where voters in Tanzania were given information about elite use of tax havens. Information provided ...
Elites, citizens, voter turnout, political participation, tax havens, political economy, Tanzania
CMI Brief | Jan 2018
In the past few years, mass-media and political actors, especially emergent populist and right-wing political movements, effectively enhanced sentiments ...
migration, Hungary, Bulgaria
Edited Book | Jan 2016
Humanitarian intervention has increasingly become the prevalent means of providing protection and aid at a global level. Yet alongside its success concerns ...