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News | 30 Mar 2012
Economic compensation to families who let their children go to school is the best way to reduce child labour.
Event | 19 Sep 2014
Join us in exploring the prize-winning Angolan author José Eduardo Agualusa's Africa, where the mundane and the fantastic, the tragic and the comic, fact and fiction merge in an artful mix of poetry, politics and personal confessions.
Project | Sep - Nov 2015
Albanian citizens rank corruption as the second most important problem facing their country after unemployment. Economic and social development in Albania ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, public sector management, Albania
Project | Apr - Dec 2007
The Norwegian Tanzanian Partnership Initiative (NTPI) aims at strengthen the efforts to attain Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5 on reducing child ...
Project | Jan - Jun 2004
Ghana liberalized its telecom sector in 1995. This study looks at the impact of the phenomenal growth in access to telephones on the business practices ...
Telecommunications, traders, trust, Ghana
Project | Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
This is a strategic institute program at CMI running from 2001-2003, financed by the Norwegian Research Council. It addresses the impact of GATS on international ...
Event | 6 Feb 2007
Chris Maina Peter, Professor of Law at the University of Dar es Salaam and a well known human rights advocate and activist, championing the rights of the marginalised through legal advice and pro bono litigation.
CMI Report | Jan 2005
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, we find that corruption exists in all its facets - bribery, nepotism, embezzlement, diversion of public funds, tax fraud, illegal ...
Corruption, Anti-corruption strategies, Post-war reconstruction, Democratisation, Balkan region, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia Herzegovina
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2002
Over the last decade several African countries have undertaken comprehensive reforms of their tax administrations, with the aims of increasing revenue ...
Corruption, Tax evasion, Tax administration, Incentives, JEL Classification: H26, H30, J33, K42, Africa: Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2020
Value Added Tax (VAT) has emerged as one of the main modes of raising tax revenue worldwide, but has significantly underperformed as a revenue source ...
Taxation, Tax compliance, VAT, Africa, Tanzania
Transforming Pastoralism: A Case Study of the Rufa'a al Hoi Ethnic Group in the Blue Nile State, Sudan
Sudan Working Paper | Feb 2008
The pastoral sector in Sudan in general and in the Blue Nile State in particular has been marginalized and impoverished as a result of detrimental state ...
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2012
Citizens of countries with a corrupt political leadership are trapped in a situation, typically characterized by increasing income differences, human ...
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Recent years have seen a growing interest among donors on taxation in developing countries. This reflects a concern for domestic revenue mobilisation ...
Tax policy, tax reform, tax administration, tax effort, technical assistance, Sub-Saharan Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2015
In 2008, the government of now-deceased President Hugo Chávez in Venezuela passed a law creating what is known as the Bolivarian militia (Milicia ...
Bolivarian militia, civil-military relations, gender, class, Venezuela
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
Taxation and development: a review of donor support to strengthen tax systems in developing countries
Report in External Series | Feb 2013
Recent years have seen a growing interest among donors on taxation in developing countries. This reflects a concern for domestic revenue mobilization ...
Tax policy, Tax administration, Technical assistance, Developing countries
Newspaper Op-Ed | Sep 2016
Wildlife trafficking is high on conservation and political agendas. It is also increasingly high on the global crime agenda. Rightly so: corruption was ...
Wildlife crime, wildlife conservation, anti-corruption, corruption, CITES
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
U4 Issue | Nov 2016
The average annual cost of corruption to Mozambique was recently estimated to be up to USD 4.9 billion for the period 2004-2014. Some analysts have ...
international drivers of corruption, illicit financial flows, Mozambique
Social Psychologist with a research focus on rights-based approaches to health
Gender, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Tuberculosis, Health Systems, Right to Health, Colombia, Mozambique, Peru