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News | 27 Jun 2013
How can we make our democracy truly representative? Can participation be institutionalized? And who does the Maracanã stadium belong to?
News | 21 Jun 2013
Or isn't it? Do aid efforts to reduce child mortality actually work? Do projects aimed at female empowerment lead to less violence against women?
News | 20 Dec 2013
There has been much debate on whether Afghanistan's informal justice practices should be integrated in the country's official justice system. Who should decide such an issue? Local activists claiming that these practices violate human rights, international researchers arguing that they are an undeniable part of Afghan 'reality' or military actors claiming that informal justice is necessary to win the war against the insurgents?
Non-resource taxation in a resource rich setting: A broader tax base will enhance tax compliance in Tanzania
CMI Brief | Mar 2016
CMI Brief December 2015 Volume 14 No.08 Huge reservoirs of natural gas have been discovered offshore the southern coast of Tanzania. The country might ...
Project | Aug 2020 - Jul 2023
Sand is the world’s second most consumed resource after water. It is increasingly becoming scarce. The world is running out of sand as building booms ...
Project | Sep 2016 - Oct 2017
The fiscal tax burden is often at the center of policy discussions regarding its possible effects on the survival and growth of businesses both in developed ...
Project | Nov 2010 - Dec 2014
The main objective of the project is to provide new insights into citizen’s attitudes and behaviour with respect to taxation in Africa, using nationally ...
Taxation, tax evasion, compliance, fiscal contract, trust, Benin, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Jan 2008 - Dec 2010
The objectives for the project can be prioritized as follows: 1. Install own Microsoft Small Business Server, containing the software necessary for being ...
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
Project | Jan 2003 - Dec 2004
A recent polling excercise among Norwegian consumers found that only 21% stated profit as the main objective of business activities. Corresponding results ...
Literature Review: Democracy and Human Rights in contemporary Latin America (2015-2020) Trends, challenges, and prospects
CMI Report | Jun 2020
Abstract Through a review of scholarly and other well-informed articles as well as media reports, this CMI Report aims to summarize discussions on challenges ...
Health inequalities in Ethiopia: modeling inequalities in length of life within and between population groups
Journal Article | Aug 2013
Background and objectives Most studies on health inequalities use average measures, but describing the distribution of health can also provide valuable ...
Ethiopia, Justice, Health inequality, Inequality in length of life, Priority setting, Inequality measurement, Gini
Economist focusing on jobs, entrepreneurship, land policy and youth.
youth, migration, entrepreneurship, labor market, income diversification, land policy, employment, unemployment, jobs, Africa, SSA, Ethiopia, climate change, Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania, Africa
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
News | 25 Sep 2015
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been criticised for being too broad and vague. What are the chances of success?
News | 28 Aug 2014
Pneumonia is the biggest child killer in developing countries. Simple medical procedures can improve diagnosis and save lives. Yet, studies show that many clinicians do not perform these procedures. Why?
Associated Senior Researcher
Political scientist focusing on democratisation and governance
Democratisation, Governance, Rights, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Kenya, Zambia
Project | Mar - Dec 2017
In 2012, the first wave of Electronic Fiscal devises (EFDs) was rolled out to 22 000 VAT registered companies all over Tanzania to increase VAT collection. ...
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
Countries in Latin America, Asia, and Africa exposed to the environmental consequences of climate change are predicted to see voluntary and forced internal ...
climate migration, multivariate analysis, host community, distance, perception, Bangladesh
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Payment for Performance (P4P) aims to improve provider motivation to perform better, but little is known about the effects of P4P on accountability mechanisms. ...
P4P, RBF, Health, Tanzania