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Event | 11 Apr 2013
Seminar to take stock of Brazil's development 10 years after the coming to power of Lula and PT, with André Singer, professor of ...
News | 30 May 2013
Less than 10 percent of money spent on health research is spent on diseases that primarily affect 90 percent of the world's population, including the poorest. Are even the meager 10 percent spent wisely? No, says Professor David Sanders and argues that a fear of stepping into the realm of politics makes global health actors and donors prioritise wrongly.
News | 26 Nov 2013
Ghana discovered oil in 2010. The country now produces 100 000 barrels a day, amounting to an income of 1 billion dollars a year. Are the country's institutions strong enough to withstand the resource curse? -Yes, says Inge Amundsen, senior researcher at the Chr. Michelsen Institute.
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
Key Qualifications Wiig is an economist whose professional profile and research interests include: i) globalization including multinational ...
Entrepreneurship, human and social capital, international trade and poverty, foreign direct investment, industrial studies, corporate social responsibility, micro-finance/rural credit programmes, Asia: Bangladesh, Africa: Namibia, Botswana, Angola, Malawi, Ghana
Project | May - Jun 2011
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has hovered low on governance-related indices for many years. In 2010, the country scored 2.0 out ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, DR Congo
Project | Aug 2003 - Aug 2004
Our knowledge about the implications of corruption on international trade and investment is limited. This project aims at improving our understanding ...
Corruption, bribery, survey, business
Project | Jan 2000 - Jan 2001
Representatives from CMI and the University of Malaya signed a Memorandum of Understanding and a Co-operative working Agreement in the Spring ...
Programme | Jan 2000 - Dec 2004
The objective of the programme is to analyse the impact of trade liberalisation of financial services, telecommunications and energy services ...
New economy, , Information, , Producer services, Africa: Ghana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Jan 1999 - Dec 2000
This project analyses the supply chain of goods and services to the oil sector (upstream) in Norway and Angola with a particular emphasis on ...
Supply chain, , Oil, , Firm, , Angola
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Patterns of foreign direct investment in poor countries Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås Journal of Internati
Report in External Series | Jan 1987
NORADs investerings-støtteordninger Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, K.A. Hagen, K.R. Pedersen and L.O. Vaagen
Report in External Series | Jan 1987
Norad's provisions for investment support Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, K.A. Hagen, K.R. Pedersen and L.O. V
Book Chapter | Jan 2003
Market development and investment "bottlenecks" in the fisheries of Lake Kariba, Zambia. Ragnhild
When Sisters become Competitors : Coastal Women's Innovative Utilization of Trawler-by-catch in Ghana
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
This essay tells the story of how by-catch from trawlers arrived as a new opportunity arising from foreign investments in Ghana's fisheries, ...
Gender, fisheries, globalization, entrepreneurship, Africa: Ghana
Commissioned Report | Nov 2007
This study is commissioned by the World Bank as part of the bank's initiative to build capacity in governance and benefit streams management ...
Report in External Series | May 2008
The main objective of this evaluation by the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) is to help the World Bank learn how to contribute more effectively ...
Public sector reform, anti-corruption, public finance management, civil service reform, tax administration, World Bank
Commissioned Report | Jun 2008
We present the development of poverty rates for different castes and ethnic groups of Nepal, and find a strong relation between social ...
Book Chapter | Nov 2009
Chinese investment in SADC: a global perspective Ivar Kolstad and Arne Wiig Furthering Southern Afr
Foreign direct investment and compliance with worker's rights. A comparative study of the Gambia, Mali and Uganda
Master's Thesis | Jul 2010
Foreign direct investment and compliance with worker's rights. A comparative study of the Gambia, M
Gambia, Mali, Uganda