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CMI Report | Jan 2004
Creating a favourable investment climate is crucial for economic development. In this study, we explore the impact of social development variables on ...
Foreign direct investment, Domestic investment, Social development
CMI Report | Jan 1993
The aim of this study is to review central debates on human rights within the social sciences and humanities with a view to enumerating the present state ...
Human rights, Economic development, Political development, Development aid, Reporting systems
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
CMI Report | Jun 2014
Following rising food prices violent ‘food riots’ took place in about 40 countries around the globe in 2007-2008. These developments have ...
Food security, food riots, food conflict, Arab Spring, Sudan, Egypt
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2015
We develop a new theory of employee referrals into informal low - and unskilled jobs in developing country labour markets. Employers use social preferences ...
CMI Report | Jan 2002
The paper examines urban governance in the framework of sustainable urban development. It agrees with most analyses that sustainable settlements embrace ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Foreign aid is of critical importance for achieving the goal of providing basic social services to all mankind by 2015. If strategies for funding health ...
The country boats of Bangladesh, social and economic development and decision-making in inland water transport
Book | Jan 1989
The country boats of Bangladesh, social and economic development and decision-making in inland wate
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
The international community is devoting increasing attention to social security issues in developing countries as part of its preoccupation with poverty ...
Social security, Africa South of Sahara
Journal Article | Jan 1996
Hard methodes for soft policies: environmental and social cost-benefit analysis Hildegunn Kyvik Nor
News | 22 Jun 2012
CMI-researchers cooperate with the Department of Anthropology at the Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM) in Maputo.
The organisation of the social development dimension in major aid agencies: Lessons of relevance for the World Bank
Commissioned Report | Jan 2002
(Commissioned by Operations Evaluation Department World Bank. Restricted, limited circulation)
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
The 1917 Mexican Constitution, which was adopted after a revolutionary period, decisively changed the history of Latin American constitutional- ism. Gradually, ...
development studies, development studies, law - academic, comparative law, constitutional and administrative law
U4 Brief | Jul 2010
Social programmes have been increasingly used by developing countries to fight poverty and have attracted growing budgets. However, it has been empirically ...
political corruption, Peru
Is it both what you know and who you know? Human capital, social capital and entrepreneurial success
Journal Article | Jan 2013
This paper analyzes the importance of human and social capital for entrepreneurial success, using survey data of 459 urban entrepreneurs in Luanda, Angola. ...
Entrepreneurship, returns to schooling, human capital, social capital, endogeneity, Angola
The social uses of livestock among pastoralists in Sudan: Food systems, stores of value, wealth, power, and authority
Sudan Working Paper | Dec 2014
The impact of livestock on the economy of Sudan and its social uses within the pastoral sector are of great importance in the future development of the ...
Social uses of livestock among pastoralists, land grabbing, Sudan's domestic and export economy, pastoral transformation, Sudan
Project | Apr - Jun 1996
Review Center for Applied Social Sciences' contributions to the Zanbia, Zimbabwe SADC fisheries project, Lake Kariba and assess recent developments in ...
Fisheries, Applied social science, Lake Kariba, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Harnessing the power of communities against corruption. A framework for contextualising social accountability
U4 Brief | Aug 2018
Ignorance, apathy and disempowerment are recurring drivers of impunity. Social accountability, on its part, aims to empower citizens with information ...
Project | Sep 2003 - Dec 2006
This project is designed to support the development of an active research practice in sociology and social anthropology at Addis Ababa University, by ...
Research co-operation, institutional co-operation, capacity building, pastoralism, HIV/AIDS, Africa: Ethiopia
U4 Issue | Feb 2019
In some societies people come to see corruption as the norm. When popular opinion in a country normalises corruption, this results in low trust in public ...