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Sudan Report | Jan 2016
Sudan has undertaken decentralization reforms since the early 1990s, in a federal government system with three tiers: federal, state, and local government ...
Sub-national revenue mobilisation, local government, taxation, tax reform, intergovernmental fiscal relations, Sudan
Report in External Series | Mar 2014
Much has been written about the role of the rising or emerging powers and their accelerating economic engagement in Africa. Much less is known about how ...
Rising Powers, African peace and security, China, India, Brazil, South Africa, Africa, China, India, South Africa, Brazil
Journal Article | Nov 2012
The dynamics of childhood vaccination uptake in developing countries are unclear. Numerous studies document the relationship between vaccination coverage ...
Project | Jan 1997 - Dec 1999
Consultant agreement with Norsk Hydro Produksjon A/S to produce quarterly reports on the political and economic situation in Angola and give seminars ...
Rational choice and the problem of institutions. A discussion of rational choice institutionalism and its application by Robert Bates
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The paper discusses and reviews various directions within new institutional economics. A central question of concern is whether theories of institutionalism ...
U4 Brief | Jul 2009
Corruption plays a role in structuring wildlife governance systems in many African states. Donor efforts to support wildlife reforms in East and Southern ...
natural resource management, wildlife, tanzania, namibia
CMI Report | Jan 2009
Inspired by a vision to build knowledge on how to implement high quality health care in low income contexts, Chr Michelsen Institute (CMI), Health Economics ...
Journal Article | Aug 2010
Was the Maoist influence during the insurgency in Nepal stronger in districts with high rates of poverty and inequality? In contrast to previous studies ...
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Can a trifle gain to sufficiently many well-off justify imposing a much larger sacrifice on the worst-off? We show that if one answers negatively to such ...
Journal Article | Mar 2012
We identified livelihood strategies at the household level as a function of assets held using survey data from Malawi. We only included endowments that ...
Livelihoods, non-farm employment, multinomial-logit, Malawi
Will the Sudanese paradox continue? Insecure investment climate and substantial foreign direct investment inflows
Sudan Report | Oct 2012
The changing international/external economic environment, which is characterized by rapid globalization, expansion of foreign direct investment (FDI), ...
CMI Brief | Jan 2012
Six years of impressive economic growth and classical poverty reduction policies in Mozambique have demonstrated the limited extent to which this ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Oct 2014
Nepal is in the process of forming a federal state, where the map is likely to be drawn based on the ethnic composition of the provinces. But will, in ...
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Patterns of foreign direct investment in poor countries Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås Journal of Internati
Event | 13 Feb 2014
Economic experiments have become extremely influential in economics, by enriching both our understanding of individual motivation and rationality.
Journal Article | Jan 2005
Work Requirements and Long-term Poverty Fred Schroyen and Gaute Torsvik Journal of Public Economic
CMI Report | Jan 1999
Evidence from a number of quantitative studies on poverty in Namibia suggests that poverty is widespread, albeit unevenly distributed. The relatively ...
Poverty, Urban areas, Rural areas, Social aspects, Namibia, Africa: Namibia
CMI Report | Aug 2011
A new Land Act introduced in Angola in 2004 demonstrates a genuine interest in the protection of the customary land rights of rural communities and underlines ...
Customary land tenure, Agricultural development, Angola
Project | Jan 2003
This project examines the empirical relationship between financial development and economic growth. The employed data set includes a representative selection ...
Journal Article | Jan 2001
Justifying sustainability Bertil Tungodden with G.B. Asheim and W. Bucholz Journal of environmental