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Project | Aug - Nov 2016
What are the main implications for the effectiveness of anti-corruption policies and practices of recent evidence regarding corruption and private, ...
anti-corruption, state-backed private debt, patronage, international financial institutions, Mozambique
Project | May 2014 - Apr 2019
Huge volumes of natural gas have been discovered offshore in Tanzania. There are prospects that the country will become a major hydrocarbon ...
Natural resources, Mining, Local Content, Tanzania
Programme | Jul 2014 - Dec 2019
Visit the programme website Huge volumes of natural gas have been discovered offshore in Tanzania. There are prospects that the country will ...
Natural resource management, resource curse, petroleum, revenue management, local content, governance, Tanzania
Project | Jun 2010 - Sep 2011
Collaborative project between the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and CMI. After nine years ...
Project | May - Oct 2009
From curse to development: Natural resources, institutions and public revenues’ Time: 8-11 SeptemberVenue: Holmenkollen Park Hotel, Oslo The ...
Natural resources, public revenues, taxation
Project | Jan 2007 - Dec 2010
The project investigates the impact of political inclusion on Islamist movements in Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and Sudan. The academic research ...
Islamism, the state, political institutionalization, moderation, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and Sudan
Project | Jan 2005 - Dec 2007
An analysis of post-war Afghanistan with a focus on internationally-supported efforts to build a central state and related reconstruction efforts....
peacebuilding, post-conflict, afghanistan, reconstruction, statebuilding, Afghanistan
Project | Jan 2001 - Jan 2002
Why has the electoral process in the newly democratised African states had such limited impacts and how can the continued one-party dominance ...
Elections, voting, political parties, Zambia
Project | Nov 2000
The Admin-South Africa project studies the formation and functioning of administrative organisations historically and under the new democratic ...
Africa: South Africa
Project | Feb - Sep 2017
The purpose of the study is to provide an effective and easily accessible overview of the current state of tax evasion. The study reviews and ...
Tax evasion, tax compliance, economic crime, corruption
Sudan Blog | 13 Jul 2019
On July 5, the Sudanese people woke up to the announcement of a power sharing agreement between the Transitional Military Council (TMC) and the Freedom and Change Forces (FCF). The power sharing agreement provides cause for optimism, but also wariness according to Abdelmageed M. Yahya, as political parties and movements are preparing to compete for power.
Democracy, Human rights, Civil society
Assisting and protecting refugees in Europe and the Middle East - politics, law, and humanitarian practices
Event | 19 Sep 2019
What are the current trends when it comes to assisting and protecting refugees and asylum-seekers in Europe and in the Middle East? How do political decisions regarding refugees taken in one region affect assistance and protection in other regions?
News | 14 Nov 2019
Last week on November 5, 2019, the Yemeni government led by President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi signed a power-sharing agreement with the break-away Southern ...
Conflict, Peace, Negotiations, Peace agreements, Yemen
Senior Program Advisor (U4)
Social scientist with a background in Development Studies and South Asian studies.
state, governance, corruption, , India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Mongolia, China
Project | Jan 2015 - Dec 2019
It is fairly well documented that gender equality is positive for economic growth. The claim that female empowerment is ‘smart economics’ ...
Project | Jun 2011 - Dec 2014
This project combines research on taxation (upstream) and spending (downstream) at the local level in Angola. It will shed light on ...
Project | Jan 2011 - Feb 2014
The contemporary moment is marked by an unprecedented "faith" in the law (Comaroff 2009). The aim of this multidisciplinary project is to provide ...
Indonesia, France, Sri Lanka
Project | Jan - Oct 2000
The State is the focus for the annual conference of the Norwegian Association for Development Research (NFU). It is organised in co-operation ...
Project | Jan 1998
Research grant from the United States Institute of Peace. The article is focusing on structures of co-operation and evasion in the international ...
Project | Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
In long-established western democracies, women have made inroads as judges only during the past few decades. In post-conflict and transitional ...