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Report in External Series | Sep 2008
What does social science literature tell us about economic incentives for peacebuilding? A variety of such incentives exists in post-civil war situations. ...
economic incentives, peacebuilding, statebuilding, foreign aid, reparations, DDR, aid coordination
Project | Jan 2006 - May 2009
This is a review of the academic literature about incentives for violent and non-violent behavior in transitions from civil war. It takes stock of current ...
peacebuilding, incentives, civil war, postwar violence
Angola Brief | Jun 2012
Angola is currently implementing a tax reform. The main objective of the reform is to increase non-oil tax revenues by broadening the tax base, rationalize ...
Report in External Series | Apr 2012
Cash is a great incentive. The last decade has seen a boom in various forms of cash incentive programmes, from the conditional cash transfer programmes ...
Tanzania, Ethiopia, Malawi
Journal Article | Jan 2014
This article analyses (1) how financial incentives (salary top-ups) and non-financial incentives (housing and education) affect nurses’ willingness ...
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Ownership and partnership: Does the new rhetoric solve the incentive problems in aid? Alf Morten Je
U4 Brief | Dec 2016
A combination of low wages and perverse incentives motivate civil servants to supplement their income with per diem payments connected to participation ...
per diem, people's engagement
Understanding Patterns of Accountability in Tanzania. Component 3: Analysis of Values, Incentives and Power Relations in the Budget Allocation Process
Commissioned Report | Jan 2005
Understanding Patterns of Accountability in Tanzania. Component 3: Analysis of Values, Incentives
Pro-social preferences and self-selection into the public health sector: evidence from an economic experiment
Journal Article | Jul 2012
Motivational crowding-out theory establishes that the effectiveness of financial incentive schemes, like pay-for-performance, crucially depends on the ...
Pro-social preferences, career choice, economic experiments, health workers, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2015
This article presents the results of a qualitative study of the uses and abuses of travel compensation in the state administrations of three developing ...
per diem, travel compensation, incentives, developing countries, Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania
U4 Issue | Jun 2014
Governments adopt anti-corruption-related ICT innovations for many reasons. Different motivations for adopting these technologies shape the way they are ...
anti-corruption approaches in sector work, Brazil, India, Kenya
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
This study investigates the incentives of garment producers in Bangladesh to increase the quality of their products in a situation with unsatisfactory ...
Information failure, Quality, Textile industry, Export diversification, Bangladesh, Asia: Bangladesh
Autonomy, incentives and patronage: a study of corruption in the Tanzania and Uganda Revenue Authorities
CMI Report | Jan 2003
The report explores factors that explain the observed patterns of corruption within the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) and the Uganda Revenue Authority ...
Corruption, Incentives, Social norms, Tax administration, Tax evasion, Tanzania, Uganda, JEL classification: D73, H26, H30, J33, K42, Z13, Africa: Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 1998
The primary concern of this study is to discuss the role of various economic factors in explaining the causes, consequences and scope of fiscal corruption ...
Corruption, Public administration, Tax collection, Tanzania, Jel classification codes: E62, H1, H3, K4, N4, Africa: Tanzania
News | 30 Jun 2014
Tanzanian nurses are reluctant to work in rural areas. - Offering further education and free housing may convince many more to move to remote areas, says CMI director Ottar Mæstad.
U4 Brief | Dec 2014
The success of REDD+ hinges on providing forest users with positive monetary and nonmonetary incentives or benefits that both motivate behavioral change ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1995
This paper argues that intraindustry trade with developed countries is an important source of technology transfer, and creates incentives to climb up ...
U4 Issue | Dec 2008
Africa's marine resources are increasingly in demand and are gaining in geopolitical importance. Competition between key fishing nations for access and ...
corruption, natural resources, fisheries, natural resource management
Report in External Series | Aug 2011
With a focus on the institutional set-up and the political environment as central to understanding and rectifying the poor impact of mining on Ghana’s ...
Political economy, corruption, mining, Ghana, Ghana
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
In the international offshore industry we find that the oil companies and their main suppliers usually operate with separate ownership. But the main contractors ...