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U4 Issue | Jul 2009
The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) requires state parties to consider establishing policies requiring officials to reveal “to ...
UNCAC, Asset Declarations, Political Corruption
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
This case study analyses the market for oil-related producer services for the Gullfaks oil field in the Norwegian part of the North Sea. We find that ...
CMI Report | Jan 1999
This paper analyzes the impact of liberalization of trade in producer services, focusing on financial services, telecommunications and transport. The ...
International trade, Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania
Event | 4 Dec 2012
How is Angola transforming growth into development? How to balance benefits to Angola's citizens and foreign investors?
News | 26 Nov 2012
A thwarted industrial policy, poor economic governance and external tensions have brought Iran's industrial class to the brink of extinction. They are trapped in between the revolutionary rhetoric of the Islamic republic and unfulfilled attempts of economic pragmatism.
Why Bangladesh? Why Now? Prospects on the road towards middle income status Business opportunities for Norwegian companies
Event | 16 Apr 2012
Bangladesh aims for middle-income status by 2021 and it is a measure of success that it is on track to achieve several of the Millennium Development Goals. Its increasingly active role on the global stage, present a range of opportunities for strengthened partnership between Norway and Bangladesh.
Project | Jan 2001 - Mar 2005
The project focuses on the relationship between education and corruption in Bangladesh. The main interest is in the types of interpersonal transactions ...
Corruption, education, bureaucracy, transactions, anthropology, Bangladesh, Asia: Bangladesh
Evaluation of Institutional co-operation programme between Agricultural University of Norway, Awassa College of Agriculture and Mekelle University College
Project | Sep - Nov 2001
Short-term consultancy to evaluate first five-year period of institutional co-operation between Norwegian and Ethiopian agricultural research and training ...
Food security, agricultural research, agricultural training, capacity building, institutional development, academic co-operation, Ethiopia
News | 22 May 2006
A new CMI study "Should I stay or should I go!" will look into this question. When is it in the interest of a corporation to exit a repressive country? When do ethical considerations imply that a company should close down operations in a country?
Income Guarantees and Borrowing in Risky Environments: Evidence from India's Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
Journal Article | Jan 2020
This paper investigates the effects of an income guarantee on borrowing in a risky setting with marked seasonality. A three‐season, infinite‐horizon model ...
NREGS, NREGA, Labor, Credit, India
Private sector development for poverty reduction. Opportunities and challenges for Norwegian development aid
CMI Report | Sep 2015
Private sector development (PSD) is back on the donors’ agenda. In Norway, PSD aid and aid funded loans have increased more than five-fold ...
U4 Issue | Mar 2015
Corruption in the construction of public infrastructure has particularly serious implications for developing countries. Inappropriate project choice, ...
Anti-corruption, corruption risks, public infrastructure, public investment, construction, anti-corruption approaches in sector work
U4 Issue | Jan 2014
Cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analysis methods are currently underutilised in evaluations of governance and anti-corruption reforms in developing ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2003
This paper explores the impact of vertical specialization on world trade within the framework of the O-ring theory of production. Within such a framework ...
Asia: China., Americas: Mexico
Associated Senior Researcher
Economist whose current research focuses on the political economy of development, poverty dynamics, and corporate social responsibility
Game theory, ethics, public economics, international economics, social choice, Angola, Bangladesh, Malawi, Tanzania
Sudan Working Paper | May 2016
Introduction Since the 1950s, there has been a growing international awareness of the need for business organizations to commit to a social role that ...
economy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Islam, ethics, philantropy, Sudan
News | 28 Jun 2016
Some donor interventions, like supporting public financial management, seem to help combat corruption. Others are ineffective. Opinion by Aled Williams ...
Event | 22 May 2015
'We live in “an oligarch’s ideal world”. Western countries barely even pretend to disapprove of kleptocrats any more.’
Event | 9 Nov 2011
What role is South Africa playing in Africa? How is foreign policy pursued under Zuma? How is the Africa focus and the principles of South-South co-operation operationalised?
Event | 26 Feb 2016
Det internasjonale landskapet for utviklingsfinansiering er i endring. Utviklingen har vært enorm siden Verdensbanken og Det internasjonale ...