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Report in External Series | Jan 2004
Citizens' access and right to information on local government budgets and accounts is often considered a necessary condition for good governance. Without ...
Infomation dissemination, Local government, Budgets, Africa: Tanzania
U4 Issue | Mar 2020
The world is rapidly urbanising, and urban informality is a central feature of our times. Conventional thinking views informality as corrosive to clean ...
Master's Thesis | Jan 2005
Informal credit markets are still important in developing countries. Despite an increase in supply of formal credit in rural areas, informal lenders remain ...
Credit, Credit market, Informal sector, Asia: Nepal
Working Group on Information and Documentation Session at the 6th EADI General Conference, Oslo 27-30 June 1990
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
Report and papers from a six hours session by the EADI Working Group on Information and Documentation in Oslo, June 1990. A variety of topics were covered: ...
Documentation, Dissemination, Library cooperation, Namibia, Conference papers, EADI, Africa: Namibia
CMI Report | Jan 1990
Working Group on Information and Documentation Session at the 6th EADI General Conference European
Development policy, research and information: Isolation or interaction? Tilburg, The Netherlands, 1-4 September 1992
CMI Report | Jan 1993
Development policy, research and information: Isolation or interaction? Tilburg, The Netherlands, 1
U4 Issue | Feb 2018
Over the past two decades, advances in information and communication technology (ICT) have transformed the way people access and interact with the information ...
How does information about elite tax evasion affect political participation: Experimental evidence from Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2019
We present results of a randomized field experiment where voters in Tanzania were given information about elite use of tax havens. Information provided ...
Elites, citizens, voter turnout, political participation, tax havens, political economy, 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
CMI Brief | Dec 2018
South Sudanese women have been grossly under-represented in formal peace negotiations. However, they have been active in informal peacebuilding at the ...
Journal Article | Nov 2012
Informal payments—payments made from patients to health personnel in excess of official fees—are widespread in low-income countries. It is ...
informal payments, , rent seeking, , direct clinical observation, , health worker effort, , Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2011
Informal payments for health services are common in many transitional and developing countries. The aim of this paper is to investigate the nature of ...
Informal payments, corruption, quality of health care, health worker, performance, Tanzania
'Informal Practice, Cultural Capital and Politics in the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Bulgaria and Romania'
Book Chapter | Dec 2008
The book concludes with a chapter by Åse Berit Grødeland that deals with the ways in which negative consequences of reform and the opportunity ...
informal practice, informal networks, informal contacts, communism, post-communism, Czech Republic, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Romania
Book Review | Jan 2004
Review of Karen Tranberg-Hansen and Mariken Vaa (Eds.) Reconsidering Informality: Perspectives from urban Africa. Uppsala, The Nordic Africa Institute, ...
Informal economy, urban planning, Africa, Africa
U4 Brief | Jan 2015
India's Right to Information Act is one of the most powerful in the world, but the increasing attacks on users of the law suggest a need for further measures. ...
CMI Report | Jan 2003
In urban Africa, informal employment constitutes 90 per cent of all new jobs. Informal work is characterised by being unrecognised, unprotected or unrecorded ...
Gender, urbanization, micro credit, taxation, Africa: Uganda
CMI Brief | Feb 2020
What does it take for a female politician to win a party nomination? We still know little about women’s entry into politics in countries without ...
politics, gender, women politicians, quotas, nomination, informal, Zambia
Journal Article | Aug 2013
This article explores Western attempts to strengthen mechanisms of informal justice in Afghanistan. It traces the origins and evolvement of what the article ...
Senior Advisor (U4)
Political scientist specialising in governance and anticorruption, with a particular focus on the role of informal institutions.
Journal Article | Jan 2009
The author tests two alternative models of price determination in informal rural credit markets, using LSMS data from Nepal. Strong support is found for ...
Household data, tacit collusion, Nepal