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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
Report in External Series | Jan 2012
This paper examines opportunities and constraints facing local revenue mobilisation in anglophone Africa, with an emphasis on urban settings. It discusses ...
Local government, decentralisation, taxes, business licences, user fees, Africa
Book Chapter | Jan 2006
The growth of Africa's towns and cities has outpaced local authority capacity in terms of management, infrastructure, and financing. Many African towns ...
Taxation, fiscal decentralisation, urbanisation, Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
The growth of Africa's towns and cities has outpaced local authority capacity in terms of management, infrastructure, and financing. Many African ...
Local government, Decentralization, Urbanization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Tanzania
Petite mais néfaste : La corruption dans le financement et les droits d'exploitation des systèmes d'approvisionnement en eau
U4 Brief | Apr 2011
Le « commerce » de l’eau réunit un grand nombre de consommateurs, qui utilisent cette denrée à différentes ...
natural resource management
Newspaper Op-Ed | Nov 2015
In today's Egypt, you cannot miss it: the heavy presence of the military institution in the economy. The Egyptian military owns business enterprises that ...
Egypt, business, military, economy
Les risques et stratégies de réduction de la corruption dans la mise en œuvre de REDD+ en République Démocratique du Congo: un aperçu de la situation actuelle
U4 Issue | Jan 2015
La République Démocratique du Congo (RDC) est l’une des cibles principales du programme REDD+ en raison de la capacité potentielle ...
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
Newspaper Op-Ed | Aug 2007
New study hints on country's business barriers Perege Gumbo, Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Ivar Kolstad and K
Business constraints, taxation, corruption, regulations, Tanzania
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
Journal Article | Sep 2010
There is increased awareness that success among small-scale entrepreneurs in developing countries requires more than microfinance, and that an important ...
Project | Jan 1999 - Jan 2020
The objective of the project is to provide information on size, types of work, conditions concerning competition and problems in the small business sector ...
CMI Report | Jan 2004
This report presents a study of corruption in international markets by exploring the perspectives of Norwegian firms, their challenges, their experiences ...
Corruption, Business surveys, International market
Journal Article | Sep 2018
The divide between hard law and soft law approaches to global regulation of corporations in relation to human rights is partly based on empirical assumptions. ...
Business and human rights treaty, commitment theory, empirical approaches, global regulation, rational choice
Book Chapter | Jan 2018
Ambigious land ownership in al-Salha, Omdurman: Land grabbing or business as usual? Munzoul Assal An
Project | Jun 2010 - Jan 2013
There is little doubt that private sector development is important for development, and that enabling the poor to become and succeed as entrepreneurs ...
Human capital, Poverty, Entrepreneurship, Bangladesh
In the business of peace: the political influence of private military and security companies on UN peacekeeping
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Private military and security companies increasingly perform services for the UN. The article describes how these companies are used by the UN organization ...