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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.
News | 17 Sep 2012
Developing countries could raise substantial domestic revenues by strengthening tax legislation and administration, but a lack of global regulations to address cross-border tax evasion is slowing down the process.
Master's Thesis | Jan 2008
How Did it all Start? A Comparison of the Establishment of the Oil Industries in Nigeria and Chad
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2005
Aid should not be Pegged to Oil Revenues Arne Wiig and Ivar Kolstad Development Today arne wiig a
Master's Thesis | Aug 2012
Gender & ecological dimensions of oil exploration in the L. Albert Region Monica Agena Master thesi
U4 Issue | Jul 2018
Pervasive corruption in the Nigerian maritime security sector facilitates smuggling, piracy and oil theft. Building capacity while ignoring ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2019
The South China Sea (SCS) is a bitterly contested maritime battleground for state sovereignty, oil and gas and, perhaps above all, for the marine ...
U4 Brief | Feb 2008
Natural resources often provide fertile ground for corruption. Since a substantial number of partner countries in development cooperation are ...
corruption, oil, forestry, natural resources, anti-corruption, natural resource management, World
U4 Brief | Sep 2010
Use of Afghanistan’s oil and gas resources, if properly handled, could have considerable spinoff effects for development and reduce dependence ...
natural resource management, fragile states, Afghanistan
Sudan Working Paper | Sep 2010
Oil, peace and development: The Sudanese impasse Hassan Ali Gadkarim Sudan Working Paper Sudan has
Challenges facing Sudan after referendum day 2011. Persistent and emerging conflict in the north-south borderline states
Sudan Report | Jan 2010
With the referendum on the self-determination of South Sudan scheduled for January 9, 2011, Sudan will enter the final phase covered by the ...
CMI Brief | Feb 2011
In 2004 Angola’s Ministry of Finance and China’s Ministry of Trade signedthe first of several financing packages for public investment ...
trade, fdi, oil, financing, Angola, China
Angola Brief | Jun 2011
An effective tax system is required to implement and finance current government policies of diversifying the Angolan economy and providing quality ...
U4 Practice Insight | Mar 2012
Given the stagnating trend on corruption in Uganda and the need to consolidate accountability reforms ahead of the inflow of oil revenues, international ...
Angola Brief | Jun 2012
Angola is currently implementing a tax reform. The main objective of the reform is to increase non-oil tax revenues by broadening the tax base, ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Oct 2010
Norad has been assisting the Afghan Mines Ministry with capacity building and technical support since 2007. With growing international interest ...
Natural resources, conflict, corruption, Afghanistan
Occluding Difference: Ethnic Identity and Shifting Zones of Theory on the Middle East and North Africa
Book Chapter | Jun 2013
Not so long ago, in the late 1970s, when the Middle East was in the oil boom era, on the brink of the Islamic revolution in Iran, the Russian ...
The extractive industries transparency initiative: Impact, effectiveness, and where next for expanding natural resource governance?
U4 Brief | May 2014
The last decade has witnessed a proliferation of initiatives to improve the governance of the extractives sector. Starting with the Kimberly ...
natural resource management, extractive industries, oil, gas, minerals
CMI Working Paper | Aug 2014
Does diversification of an economy improve the chances of democracy? This paper estimates the effect of export diversification on democracy ...
Diversification, concentration, democracy, political economy, Angola
CMI Insight | Sep 2014
Angola has the second most concentrated economy in the world, oil representing more than 97 per cent of its exports in 2011. Concentration has ...
Diversification, resources, poverty, Angola