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Newspaper Op-Ed | Aug 2018
Across South Asia political dynasties are generally in decline. The Nehru-Gandhi dynasty of the Indian Congress Party and the Bhutto clan of the Pakistan ...
Political dynasty, governance, democratisation, political economy, Bangladesh
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
Introduction: Coming to Grips with the Current Predicaments of Political Parties Siri Gloppen and
Book Chapter | Jan 2014
“You can now buy yourself a MP nomination the same way as you buy an air ticket to Singapore: pay up and off you go!” This statement by a ...
Corruption, political corruption, Bangladesh
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
The chapter gives a broad overview of the state and trends of human rights in Pakistan up to 1993. It covers both civil and political rights and economic, ...
human rights, governance, development, political participation, Pakistan, South Asia
Project | Aug 2003 - Jul 2006
A central concern for democratic accountability is how political institutions are able to guard against executive dominance and electoral malpractice. ...
Democratisation, Parliamentary-executive relations, Political culture, Electoral administration, Political parties, Judiciary, Elections, Electoral systems, Africa: Malawi
Exploring the Relationship between Socio-Economic Inequality, Political Instability and Economic Growth: Why do We Know so Little?
Master's Thesis | Aug 2008
Exploring the Relationship between Socio-Economic Inequality, Political Instability and Economic Gr
CMI Brief | Feb 2019
Big discoveries of high value natural resources can have negative economic, political, and social effects long before full production of a resource begins. ...
Journal Article | Aug 2009
This article assesses political developments in Ethiopia after its 2005 federal and regional watershed elections. Although an unprecedented liberalisation ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
Scholars, politicians and women activists today share a concern for the limited representation of women in different political bodies. Statistics comparing ...
Elections, Political parties, Women's representation, Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
The idea that oil wealth tends to undermine democratic transition is one of the central tenets of the resource curse paradigm. This chapter takes ...
Nigerian, resource curse, political ecology, oil, elections, political transition, Nigeria
U4 Report | Nov 2011
The political economies of many developing countries are characterised by varying degrees of patronage and state capture, a reality that has far-reaching ...
uncac, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Kenya
Globalization and Democratization: Challenges for Political Parties. Essays in Honor of Lars Svåsand
Edited Book | Dec 2007
Globalization challenges existing knowledge about how parties and party systems emerge, operate and change. This is in part a consequence of the globalization ...
Globalization, Democratization, Political parties
Journal Article | Sep 2007
The issue of presidential term limits is emerging as an important political norm on the African continent, but the effects of the third term debates on ...
Malawi, political parties, party system, elections
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
This paper presents the theoretical and methodological framework of a joint research project by Lise Rakner and Tor Skålnes, "Political Liberalisation ...
Africa: South Africa, Zambia
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Unntakets rytmiske nødvendighet: Buddhistiske munkers politiske gråsone i Sri Lanka Michael Hertzbe
Buddhism, Sri Lanka, political monks, exceptional politics, political history, nationalism, religion and time
Edited Book | Jan 2017
Corruption, Natural Resources and Development provides a fresh and extensive discussion of corruption issues in natural resources sectors. Reflecting ...
Corruption, political ecology, resource curse, wildlife trafficking, urban land, lobbying, transparency, community development, marine fisheries, biofuel, land management, political transitions, deforestation, extractive industries, Nigeria, Ghana, Tanzania, Madagascar, Norway, Philippines, Kenya
Journal Article | May 2019
This paper studies the relation between self-serving elite behaviour and citizen political participation. We use a fixed effects approach to analyze the ...
Elites, citizens, portfolio investment, tax havens, voter turnout, political economy
Journal Article | Jan 2003
The major themes published in this special issue are: i) Political party development (C.Mulenga and E. Bwalya) ii) Electoral administration in Zambia ...
Elections, Political processes, Africa: Zambia
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This report addresses the problem of foreign funding of political parties in newly democratised African states. The report identifies some problems associated ...
Report in External Series | Jan 1996
This country study feeds into the work of a Task Force established to assess how Sweden's development assistance, in a more efficient and effective manner, ...
Poverty, , Kenya