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Book Chapter | Jul 2013
The Article looks at transparency in job placement data published by U.S. universities, with a particular focus on law schools and for-profit schools. ...
Education, Universities, Transparency, Job Placement Data, USA
News | 3 May 2016
Many asylum seekers who choose assisted return are from a country destroyed by war and conflict. More than half of those who return to countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq plan to migrate again. Assisted return is a viable type of support to assist with the return, but is not sufficient to prevent large numbers of people once again leaving insecure countries of return. Only minor changes are required, however, to increase the potential for permanent return.
News | 1 Mar 2016
CMI researcher Inge Tvedten and his UiB colleague Bjørn Bertelsen took an unconventional grip in communicating their research project about people in Mozambique’s capital city Maputo. They let the Mozambican film company ANIMA go on an artistic spree with their research results. So far, more than 2000 people in the bairros have seen their film. This is one research project that will not just end up in a drawer.
News | 7 Oct 2015
During my fieldwork in Ilam district, Eastern Nepal, I had the chance to visit many different homes, and to experience parts of the everyday life of Nepali families. So far, in every single stay, I was impressed by the children’s motivation for doing homework until late in the evening, and their great ability to speak English. One of them, a 4,5-years old was copying mathematical rules and letters several times, “just for fun, as he is doing it every evening”, as his older brother told me.
News | 1 Mar 2013
CMI-student Thor Olav Iversen will go to Nepal together with researcher Magnus Hatlebakk to do qualitative interviews and collect survey data among the Dalits in the Tarai region.
U4 Brief | Oct 2018
Big and open data sources can empower development practitioners and aid recipients to reduce the harmful effects of corruption in development. Data on ...
Open data for transparency and accountability in health service delivery: What's new in the digital age?
U4 Issue | Aug 2018
Open data platforms have a great unexplored potential. Publicly available health data can make service delivery more transparent and accountable. Experience ...
CMI Working Paper | Mar 2017
This paper deals with needs and availability of data, statistics and information in Tanzania. It relates to a five-year (2014–19) research programme ...
data, statistics, petroleum, analysis, Tanzania
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2007
The first round of the Nepal Living Standards Survey (NLSS1) is a high quality data source that has been applied for a number of empirical studies. Data ...
Household survey, Civil war, JEL classification: C810, O120, Nepal
Book Chapter | Jan 2000
(ACP-EU fisheries research report no. 7)
Project | Jan 2019 - Dec 2022
In 2015, more than one million migrants reached Europe. In response to this, the EU and Schengen countries instituted a new policy of ...
Migration, Refugees, Middle East, humanitarianism, refugee camp, , Middle East, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Turkey
U4 Brief | Jul 2012
Data from Transparency International’s Global Corruption Barometer (GCB) is useful for diagnosing corruption. Development practitioners can in particular ...
anti-corruption, corruption, measurement, monitoring, evaluation, appraisal, indices, Global Corruption Barometer, Transparency International, project cycle, programming
DERAP Publication | Jan 1982
The demography of Bangaldesh: Data and issues Armindo Miranda DERAP Publication Asia: Bangladesh a
Journal Article | Jan 2012
We illustrate how a national household survey can be applied to analyse a subject that requires data from a small sub-sample. Even for small sub-samples ...
data-issues, occupational choice, Malawi
Event | 28 May 2008
New land reforms are again high on the policy agenda and low-cost, pro-poor reforms are being tested in poor countries. Stein T. Holden, professor at the Norwegian University of Life Science, looks at the Tigray region in Ethiopia.
Report in External Series | Jan 2016
Prosecution of Acts of Violence Against Women. A closer look at the data Torunn Wimpelmann, Mohammad
'What does not get measured, does not get done'. The methods and limitations of measuring illicit financial flows
U4 Brief | Jun 2010
Estimates of the size of illicit financial flows have been questioned because data used to measure the phenomenon is fraught with problems. However, such ...
international drivers of corruption
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1998
This study sheds light on some of the factors underlying tax compliance in local authorities in Tanzania with the help of original survey data. We use ...
Journal Article | Nov 2011
The importance of moral reflection and self-reported data in a dictator game with production Alexan