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U4 Issue | Oct 2009
The UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) offers States Parties a unique framework to strengthen their ability to prevent and combat corruption. The ...
CMI Report | Jun 2014
Since the end of the civil war in 2006, Nepal has been on the edge of a peaceful but truly revolutionary change to restructure the state along federal ...
federalism, ethnic identity, regional identity, Nepal
Journal Article | Jan 1999
Human security and the interests of state Astri Suhrke Security Dialogue astri suhrke astri suhrk
Transforming Pastoralism: A Case Study of the Rufa'a al Hoi Ethnic Group in the Blue Nile State, Sudan
Sudan Working Paper | Feb 2008
The pastoral sector in Sudan in general and in the Blue Nile State in particular has been marginalized and impoverished as a result of detrimental state ...
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1983
The state and the peasantry: The Bangladesh Case Atiur Rahman DERAP Working Paper Asia: Bangladesh
Report in External Series | Aug 2016
In October 2015, the president of the Republic of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, decreed a change in the country’s administrative structure and ...
decentralisation, federalism, South Sudan
U4 Brief | Sep 2013
Addressing corruption in fragile and conflict-affected environments is constrained by the risk that reforms can spark violent resistance. Two different ...
CMI Report | Jan 1991
Rural conditions for democracy in Ethiopia. Peasant self-determination and the state Siegfried Paus
Book | May 2013
In The Security Archipelago, Paul Amar provides an alternative historical and theoretical framing of the refashioning of free-market states and the ...
Edited Book | Dec 2007
This edited volume brings together scholars and practitioners to address the question as to whether, in our globalised world, the protection of economic, ...
Human rights, Developing countries
Book Chapter | Jan 2018
The international regime for resettlement of refugees examined in this volume has three important characteristics. First, the regime is state-centric. ...
Refugee & Migration Studies General Anthropology Political Economy
U4 Brief | Jan 2015
Full text on mobile or tablet The New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States provides a framework in which donors and host countries establish shared ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2015
Ethnicity has received increased attention in studies of Africa's economic and institutional development. We present evidence on the long-term effects ...
Colonial legacy, development, ethnicity, state capacity, Sub-Saharan, Africa, tax, tax evasion
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper explores possible strategic interactions between the state and local community in games of tropical forest land appropriation. Two key questions ...
Edited Book | Jan 2014
The concept of juridification refers to a diverse set of processes involving shifts towards more detailed legal regulation, regulations of new areas, ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
Peasant self-determination and the state: on rural conditions for democracy in Ethiopia Siegfried P
Journal Article | Jun 2013
This article analyses how state and non-state actors have tried to address the human rights violations and war crimes committed during the civil war in ...
Civil War, Gamba Spirits, Gorongosa, Human Rights, Local Justice, Mozambique, Transitional Justice, Mozambique
Journal Article | Jan 2018
The fiscal sociology literature views the state at the heart of development, but in most developing countries, formal taxation is limited. Instead, local ...
taxation, social institutions, social extraction, informal taxation, service provision
U4 Issue | Jan 2007
This report takes on board recent international experience and research on fragile states and present operational advice to anyone wanting to tailor strategic ...
Journal Article | Jan 2007
Taxation matters for state-building. Bargaining over the budget and over tax policy is one of the primary ways in which different interests are reconciled ...
Taxation, accountability, state building