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Report in External Series | Jan 2018
This paper examines the effect of regulatory burdens related to tax administration on firms' compliance costs in Africa. Using cross-country ...
regulatory burden, tax administration, compliance costs, firms, Africa, Africa
Book | Jan 2018
Can autocrats establish representative subnational governments? And which strategies of manipulation are available if they would like to reduce ...
Decentralisation -- Africa, Central-local government relations -- Africa, Political participation, Mobilisation, Control, Autocracy, Ethiopia, Uganda, South Africa
Edited Book | Nov 2019
Analysing political corruption as a distinct but separate entity from bureaucratic corruption, this timely book separates these two very different ...
Political corruption, Corruption, Power preservation, Political economy analysis, Bribery, Favouritism, Vote buying, Civil society, Media, Anti-corruption, 'Big Man', Patronage, Elections, Resource curse, Clientelism, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Mozambique, South Africa, Malawi
Event | 23 May 2014
East Africa is the global oil and gas industry's hottest frontier. Several west and central African states have already experienced petroleum booms of their own. What can East Africa learn from their experiences?
Event | 23 Sep 2014
LIVE STREAMING NOW Angola is Norway's "biggest and most important economic partner in Africa" says the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Does Norway's activity in Angola contribute to Angola's stability and development over time?
Book Chapter | Jan 2002
This article provides an overview of Norway's historical relations with Africa to date. It considers the full range of relations, from missionary ...
International relations, Norway, Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2001
Donors focus increasingly on domestic revenue generation as a way of reducing aid dependence in Africa. But tax administrations in many African ...
Taxation, Foreign aid, Africa
Rural-urban linkages in sub-Saharan Africa: Contemporary debates and implications for Kenyan urban workers in the 21st century
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Despite the rapid rate of urbanisation in Africa, most migrants retain links to their rural origins. Many households pursue a circular migration ...
Urbanization, Urban workers, Rural-urban links, Africa South of Sahara, Kenya, Africa: Kenya
Book Review | Jan 2004
Review of Karen Tranberg-Hansen and Mariken Vaa (Eds.) Reconsidering Informality: Perspectives from urban Africa. Uppsala, The Nordic Africa ...
Informal economy, urban planning, Africa, Africa
Tax Evasion and Fiscal Corruption. Essays on Compliance and Tax Administrative Practices in East and South Africa
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2006
Tax evasion and corruption in the tax administration hit developing countries hard. The purpose of this thesis is to shed light on these phenomena ...
Taxation, Tax evasion, Corruption, Tax administration, Africa: South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
This report is an overview of literature on budget processes and economic governance. The review takes stock of the latest advances in relevant ...
Southern Africa, Eastern Africa
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 ...
Africa: South Africa, Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1999
Heavy aid dependence can have significant effects on institutions and governance. In Botswana, Mauritius, Korea and Taiwan, high levels of aid ...
Africa: Sub-Saharan Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
The fishery of the Fante town Moree in Ghana and its network of migrants in West Africa is here understood as a social field, whose institutions ...
Migration, institutions, fisheries management, Africa: Ghana, West Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
The role of parliaments is a neglected topic in the study of the democratisation in sub-Saharan Africa. This working paper provides a case study ...
Africa: South Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2013
The turn of the century saw new trends in China’s foreign affair policies springing up. Rebuilding its humanitarian cause, promoting economic ...
Edited Book | Jan 2004
This book deals with the prospects for peaceful change, human rights and state-building in the Horn of Africa. There are few regions in the ...
Peace, Peace keeping, Human rights, Africa: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda
Commissioned Report | Jun 2010
Training for Peace in Africa (TfP) has, since its start in 1995, been provided with NOK 170 million to strengthen African capacities for participation ...
CMI Brief | Sep 2013
In President Xi Jinping’s first public speech on African soil after taking office in Tanzania 25 March 2013, his reference to a popular ...
soft power, media, culture, education, media, China, Africa
Bands crossing borders: A review of the cooperation between South Africa's Field Band Foundation and Norges Musikkorps Forbund
CMI Report | Nov 2013
The Bands Crossing Borders project between South Africa’s Field Band Foundation and the Norwegian Band Federation was initiated in 1999 ...
Music, Norway, South Africa