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What sustains sustainable development? Natural-resource management and popular participation in Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 1990
What sustains sustainable development? Natural-resource management and popular participation in Tan
Event | 24 Nov 2006
On Friday 24 November Research Director Odd-Helge Fjeldstad defended his doctoral thesis (disputas) "Tax evasion and fiscal corruption. Essays on compliance and tax administrative practices in East and South Africa" at NHH.
Africa: South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda
Disparities in Citizens' Perceptions of Service Delivery by Local Government Authorities in Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2008
The Local Government Reform Programme (LGRP) in Tanzania aims to restructure local government authorities so that they can respond more effectively to ...
Local government, service delivery, Tanzania
U4 Issue | Jan 2015
There are several different options for the design of REDD+ at the national level, and each has its own strengths and weaknesses in terms of feasibility ...
Collectors, councillors and donors: Local government taxation and state-society relations in Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Recent debates on taxation and democratisation in poor countries argue that the more a state earns its income through the operation of a bureaucratic ...
Report in External Series | May 2008
This brief examines the extent of corruption perceived by residents of six councils in Tanzania; identifying the sectors worst affected. It also presents ...
Corruption, Local government, Tanzania
U4 Brief | Oct 2007
Informal payments for health services are common in many transitional and developing countries. Informal payments are often claimed to reduce access to ...
corruption, health, Tanzania
Journal Article | Dec 2016
Using survey data of voters in Tanzania, this paper shows that while education does not affect self-reported voting in general elections, it increases ...
Voting, elections, participation, education, Tanzania
CMI Insight | Jun 2017
Effective collection of property taxes requires constructive working relations between the central government revenue authority and the municipalities, ...
property tax, tax administration, tax, Tanzania, Kinondoni, Ilala, Temeke, Dar es Salaam
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2005
New Challenges Face Local Government Revenue Odd-Helge Fjeldstad Daily Times (Dar es Salaam, Tanzan
Taxation, local government, decentralisation, Africa: Tanzania
News | 4 Dec 2014
A field experiment from Tanzania shows that female entrepreneurs have less success than their male counterparts even after training and provision of grants. Why is it so hard to succeed for women running small businesses, and what will it take to shift the tide?
Report in External Series | Apr 2009
This paper examines recent experiences with outsourced revenue collection to private agents in local government authorities in Tanzania. Based on evidence ...
Taxation, tax administration, local government, outsourcing, tax farming, Tanzania
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2002
Over the last decade several African countries have undertaken comprehensive reforms of their tax administrations, with the aims of increasing revenue ...
Corruption, Tax evasion, Tax administration, Incentives, JEL Classification: H26, H30, J33, K42, Africa: Tanzania
Decentralisation and Gender. Coordination and Cooperation on Maternal Health Issues in Selected District Councils in Tanzania
CMI Report | Oct 2008
This empirical study looks at coordination and cooperation within five district councils in Tanzania with a special focus on efforts to reduce maternal ...
Health, Gender, Decentralisation, Tanzania
CMI Brief | Dec 2017
Significant petroleum discoveries in Tanzania have shaped the country’s political discourse in recent years, with politicians promising to turn ...
violence, natural resources, petroleum, politics, Mtwara, Tanzania
U4 Brief | Nov 2007
Whereas the successful application of PETS in Uganda has received and continues to receive a lot of attention, less has been written about the experiences ...
education, english, Corruption, Tanzania, PETS, public financial management and procurement
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 in selected ...
Resource nationalism and local content in Tanzania: Experiences from mining and consequences for the petroleum sector
Journal Article | Nov 2016
Highlights Discontent with mining has contributed to calls for resource nationalism in Tanzania’s petroleum sector. The Tanzanian case demonstrates ...
Local content, Mining, Petroleum, Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 2000
In 1992, legislation formally ended the nearly 30 year domination of the one-party state in Tanzania, part of a democratisation wave that appeared to ...
Journal Article | Oct 2020
When confronted with information that ordinary citizens do not care that strongly about efficiency, do economists change their views of optimal public ...
Field experiment, economics, paternalism, efficiency, taxation, Tanzania