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CMI Report | Jul 2007
Political parties are indispensable for the functioning of liberal democracies. However, the political parties of many transitional and developing countries ...
Corruption, Political corruption, Politics, Public finance
Project | Sep 2010 - Dec 2013
In this study of the political parties of Bangladesh we will assess the quality of the political parties and party coalitions along a number of indicators. First, ...
Political parties, good governance, politics, clientelism, political finance, Bangladesh
U4 Issue | Aug 2011
Abuse of state resources for re-election damages democracy creating an unlevel playing field that improves re-election chances of incumbents and negatively ...
political corruption, money in politics, elections, financing political campaigns, Mozambique, Bolivia
Journal Article | Sep 2014
Gender quotas change the rules of candidate selection, reflecting a demand-side solution to women's underrepresentation in politics. In contrast, limited ...
Gender quotas, Electoral Financing, Candidate Selection, Africa, Malawi
Project | Jan 2008 - Dec 2010
Parliamentary elections will be held in Angola in 2008, as the first elections since 1992. There are now almost 100 political parties registered in Angola, ...
Angola, democratization, political parties
News | 23 Oct 2007
Vigdis Anita Gåskjenn has started working at CMI as Head of Finance. Elin Skaar is appointed new Research Director for the Rights, Democracy and Development group.
Project | Jan 2017 - Dec 2019
Money Talks is a research project that critically examines the nexus between money and political recruitment. Its main focus is how different kinds of ...
Malawi, Ghana, Kenya
U4 Issue | Nov 2008
This paper describes the problem of conflict of interest of public officials and the main ways in which it may be tackled, with particular focus on regulation ...
political corruption, political party finance, UNCAC, money in politics
News | 28 Nov 2013
CMI has won a framework agreement with the Norwegian embassy in Tanzania to conduct 7-10 in-depth studies on aid, public finance, natural resources, land and agriculture, macroeconomics the next 4 years.
U4 Brief | Apr 2008
Modern politics face the challenge of reconciling the presence of money in politics with the risks it poses to democratic values and good governance. ...
Elections, political corruption, political finance
Report in External Series | Sep 2014
This study provides an overview of the evolution of political parties since the birth of Bangladesh. It analyses and compares the ideology, organisational ...
Political parties, Bangladesh
Report in External Series | Aug 2008
On 27 December 2007 the fourth general elections were held since the democratic opening in the early 1990s. They were widely considered to be seriously ...
Elections, Kenya, electoral violence, campaign financing, political party manifestos, Kenya
CMI Working Paper | Aug 2008
Parliamentary elections were held in Angola on 5th September 2008, as the first elections in the country since 1992. There were 138 political parties ...
Angola, Elections, Political Parties, Election System
CMI Brief | Nov 2013
The two major political parties in Bangladesh are dynastic, like other well-known parties in South Asia. Political dynasty means a prominent political ...
U4 Brief | Sep 2007
Fostering disclosure of political finance information regarding public as well as private funds is key to address money's undue influence over democratic ...
corruption, political corruption
Journal Article | Jan 2016
First of all, this paper explores the rationale for internal party democracy, highlighting the ‘school for democracy’ argument. Second, it ...
Intra-party politics, democratization, dynasties, Bangladesh
In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Democracy assistance programmes have gradually included support for political parties in addition to support for civil society, parliaments and the electoral ...
Democratization, Comparative analysis, Malawi, Zambia
Journal Article | Jan 2004
In this article we analyse the changes in the party system in Zambia in the period 1991 to 2001. Based on changes observed in terms of the number of parties, ...
Political parties, Politics, Africa: Zambia
U4 Issue | Apr 2008
Political party assistance should be a key component of international donors' governance agenda. Efforts to reduce corruption that do not address this ...
political corruption, political parties
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