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Journal Article | May 2019
This paper studies the relation between self-serving elite behaviour and citizen political participation. We use a fixed effects approach to analyze the ...
Elites, citizens, portfolio investment, tax havens, voter turnout, political economy
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
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
Low awareness amongst citizens of local government reforms Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Knut Nygaard Pr
Local government, Africa, Tanzania
U4 Brief | Nov 2015
The literature on corruption tends to focus on grand corruption for contracts and licenses worth large sums of money. However, 1.6 billion people annually ...
petty bribes, service delivery, public sector, anti-corruption approaches in sector work
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
The deadliest proxy war in Lebanon is that between Bab al-Tabbaneh (Sunni) and Jabal Mohsen (Alawite), two neighbourhoods in downtown Tripoli. The conflict ...
micro-conflict, civil-miltary relations, , Lebanon
News | 25 Jan 2016
A series of case studies on the implementation of Open Government Partnership (OGP) reforms found that civil society participation fosters successful implementation, and that the limited capacity of local governments and civil society actors can be an obstacle for reform. Political commitment and strong coordination at the country level also improve the implementation record of OGP National Action Plans.