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CMI Working Paper | Jan 1993
The first part of this paper gives an overview of the dominating approach within economic theory on individual decision making under uncertainty or risk ...
Risk, Uncertainty, Decision-making theory
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2002
This note reviews the game theoretic literature with the aim of highlighting the similarities and dissimilarities between what we term traditional game ...
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 1993
The political theory of the Islamic Republic of Iran- modern or anti-modern? Lars Gule Development
Project | Jan 1998 - Nov 2003
This study aimed at exploring the challenges recent interdisiplinary research in the evolutionary sciences and in cognitive science poses for feminist ...
feminist theory, neo-darwinism, cognitive science
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2003
Evolutionary game theory provides the tools to analyze which strategies, or patterns of behaviour, emerge over time through a process of adaptation. ...
Evolutionary game theory, Social norms, Classification-JEL: C73
CMI Report | Jan 1993
Development theory: Recent trends. Proceedings of the NFU Annual Conference 1992 Arve Ofstad and Ar
Development theory, State intervention, Economic policy, Civil society, Africa, East Asia
U4 Issue | Nov 2012
Governments and donor agencies are under increasing pressure to show hard evidence that their interventions are effective and good value for money. Anti-corruption ...
Anti-corruption, corruption, evaluation, design, theory of change, methodology, tool, evidence, case study, theory-based evaluation, programming, strategy, evaluation measurement, Zambia, Malawi
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper gives an overview of theories of strategic trade policies and discusses whether these theories are applicable as development strategies for ...
U4 Issue | Jan 2015
Increasingly it is argued that anti-corruption efforts have not worked because they are based on inadequate theory, suggesting that collective action ...
Journal Article | Jan 1999
Social choice theory Bertil Tungodden Sosialøkonomen bertil tungodden bertil tungodden
Rational choice and the problem of institutions. A discussion of rational choice institutionalism and its application by Robert Bates
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The paper discusses and reviews various directions within new institutional economics. A central question of concern is whether theories of institutionalism ...
CMI Report | Jan 1996
This report gives an overview of theories and approaches to the study of social identities, drawing on recent literature in the field. It argues that ...
Social theory, Political theory, Modernization, Collective action, Global
Journal Article | Jan 2015
Despite the flourishing of judicialisation of rights across the world, scepticism is not in short supply. Critiques range from concerns over the democratic ...
Judicial review, rights, legal and political theory, constitutional theory, international adjudication
A Theory of Change for the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative. Designing resource governance pathways to improve developmental outcomes
U4 Issue | Aug 2020
The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative is a major international effort to disclose information about extractive activities. Having an explicit ...
Edited Book | Jan 1993
Development and modernity. Perspectives on western theories of modernisation Lars Gule and Oddvar S
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
This study gives a survey of different approaches to the study of quality in the theory of consumers' demand. The study is focusing on "address models" ...
Quality, Product differentiation, Prices, Game theory
Book Chapter | Jan 2006
Theories of Democracy, the Judiciary and Social Rights Roberto Gargarella Courts and Social Transfo
CMI Report | Jan 1994
This paper is a critical commentary on developments within anthropological theory commonly subsumed under the term "postmodernism". It is argued that ...
Anthropological theory, Postmodernism