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Commissioned Report | Jan 1999
The aim of the Baseline Survey was to generate information on the characteristics of entrepreneurs and enterprises in the Erongo and Otjozondjupa regions ...
Small enterprises, Namibia
News | 29 Jun 2012
Name: Merima Ali Research interests: Micro- and small-scale enterprises, cluster development and informal networks Geographical areas: Ethiopia and ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
This paper analyses the business environment for micro enterprises in Tanzania based on survey data. The primary objective of the study is to identify ...
Small enterprise, Business constriants, Taxation, Corruption, Tanzania
U4 Brief | Oct 2007
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) have been described as ‘the backbone' of the economy of the Western Balkans.Indeed, with SMEs making up ...
private sector, corruption, Serbia
CMI Report | Sep 2012
Cluster development programs have become increasingly widespread tools in fostering innovation and growth of a competitive private sector in developing ...
Micro- and small-scale enterprises, Industrial clusters, Cluster development policies, Ethiopia
Project | Jan - Jun 2006
The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of the tax regime (instruments, rates, administration and coverage) on the growth of firms within ...
Taxation, tax policy, tax administration, effective tax rate, injvestments, economic growth, Tanzania
Event | 14 May 2012
How does the strategic interaction between modern law and customs work? How poor are the poor? These are among the questions that will be discussed in the Bergen Seminar in Development Economics.
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2009
There is increased awareness that success among small scale entrepreneurs in developing countries requires more than microfinance, and that an important ...
Microcredit, Small enterprises, Business training, Evaluation, Tanzania, Classification-JEL: C93, I21, J24, O12
News | 19 Dec 2013
How can donors strengthen tax systems in developing countries? By complementing their technical approach with measures to build a taxpayer culture, and challenging development countries to take the lead, says CMI researcher Odd-Helge Fjeldstad.
Report in External Series | Sep 2015
The report is based on a literature review and discuss three topics: 1. Can economic growth eradicate poverty? 2. How can donors contribute to private ...
private sector development
CMI Brief | Sep 2017
The implementation of Tanzania’s local content policy for the petroleum and mineral sectors has been hampered by inconsistency, confusion, and un-coordinated ...
local content, petrostate, REPOA, policy, gas, minerals, Tanzania
Journal Article | Apr 2012
This article examines how clustering affects the entry and exit decisions of farm households into and from nonfarm enterprises in rural Ethiopia. We find ...
Nonfarm enterprises, Clustering, Entry and exit, Household welfare, Africa, Ethiopia
News | 25 Feb 2013
CSR is on the rise in the Arab World, but the initiators find it difficult to root the concept beyond the ranks of state-owned enterprises and crony capitalists. - When CSR projects are initiated in Arab countries, they do not enter an empty void. Many businessmen have pre-existing conceptions of social responsibility, originated in Islam, says CMI-researcher Kjetil Selvik.
Report in External Series | Jan 2000
The report was commissioned by the Research Council of Norway in order to provide a state of the art account of how to link human rights and private enterprises. ...
Human rights, Private enterprise, Multinational corporations, Code of conduct, Global
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study forms part of the output of a consultancy on Social Development Funds in Zimbabwe and Malawi commissioned from Chr. Michelsen Institute by ...
Poverty alleviation, Microcredit, Social aspects, Evaluation, Malawi, Africa: Malawi
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study, which was commissioned from Chr. Michelsen Institute, Bergen, by the African Development Bank (ADB), contains the findings and recommendations ...
Social welfare, Poverty alleviation, Development programmes, Evaluation, Zimbabwe, Africa: Zimbabwe
Angola Brief | Jun 2011
An effective tax system is required to implement and finance current government policies of diversifying the Angolan economy and providing quality public ...
Active private sector development policies revisited: Impacts of the Ethiopian industrial cluster policy
Journal Article | Jun 2019
We analyze impacts of a cluster policy aiming to increase firm growth through maximizing agglomeration benefits and improving production facilities. Firms ...
Agglomeration, Productivity, Profitability, Networks, Micro and Small Enterprises, MSE, SME, Ethiopia
Project | Aug 2005 - Feb 2006
The study will carry out an initial principle discussion about the link between rural electrification, economic development and poverty reduction with ...
Rural Electrification. Socio Economic Effects, Africa: Mozambique
Les femmes, chefs d'enterprise dans la pêche piroguières au Ghana: Le cas de la ville fante de Moree
Book Chapter | Jan 2000
Les femmes, chefs d'enterprise dans la pêche piroguières au Ghana: Le cas de la ville fante de More