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CMI Working Paper | Jul 2010
Over the last fifteen years, the fertility rate in Nepal has declined significantly. In the same period, the country has, despite political unrest and ...
DHS-data, Family planning, Fertility, Nepal
Master's Thesis | Jun 2010
The Impact of wealth and female autonomy on fertility decisions in Nepal: an econometric analysis
Journal Article | May 2013
We explore the effect of female autonomy on individual fertility in Nepal. We find that families where wives have high level of autonomy have fewer children ...
Project | Feb - Sep 2009
Review of China's Regional National Autonomy System (2003-2008) Norad Hugo Stokke Lihong Huang 29
Journal Article | Jan 2003
Tanzania is currently implementing local government reform aimed at improving public service delivery. An important component of the reform is increasing ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
Tanzania is currently implementing a local government reform aimed at improving public service delivery. An important component of the reform is to increase ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1991
The search for autonomy and independence: Foreign policy and the Arusha Declaration Jeanette Hartma
News | 20 Jan 2010
Anne Sofie Roald har skrevet bok om det multikulturelle Sveriges utfordringer; om spenninger mellom assimilasjon og autonomi, mellom individuelle og kollektive kulturelle rettigheter.
Event | 28 May 2014
People living in any society must mediate between two desires: to feel bonded to others ("connected") and to feel autonomous ("free"). Prof. Ward Keeler, University of Texas presents a lecture based on his recent research in Mandalay, Burma:
External review of the project on the study of China's regional national autonomy system (2003-2008)
Report in External Series | Oct 2009
The China Autonomy Programme (CAP) of the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights has aimed to study ways and means for protecting and promoting the interests ...
Governance and democracy, Human rights, Civil society, Culture and sports, China
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Legalizing indigenous self-determination: Autonomy and Buen Vivir in Latin America Rachel Sieder and
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
The article reviews the discussion on the issue of land reform within Zimbabwe and the various explanations advanced in the literature of why redistribution ...
Land reform, Development strategy, State, Zimbabwe, Africa: Zimbabwe
CMI Report | Aug 2013
This report focuses on one particular institution which may mitigate the centralisation of power in Angola and pave the way for political reform and democratisation; ...
Election commission, Angola
CMI Report | Jan 1999
Local taxes represent less than 5 per cent of total tax revenues in Tanzania. However, the large number of these taxes, together with their unsatisfactory ...
Local government, Decentralisation, Taxation, Tax administration, Tanzania, Africa: Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2000
Local taxes represent less than 5 percent of total tax revenues in Tanzania. However, the large number of these taxes, together with their unsatisfactory ...
Local government finances and financial management in Tanzania. Empirical evidence of trends 2000-2007
Report in External Series | Nov 2010
The paper examines local government capacity with respect to financial management and revenue enhancement, and analyses trends in financial accountability ...
Local government, Financial management, Taxation, Fiscal autonomy, Tanzania
CMI Working Paper | Mar 2012
Despite economic growth, and a reduction in poverty, malnutrition is still rampant in South-Asia. This indicates that non-economic factors are important, ...
Female autonomy, Stunting, Intra-household allocation, Nepal
Women and the remaking of politics in Southern Africa: Negotiating autonomy, incorporation and representation
Book | Jan 2004
African women have a long history of political involvement. Yet, the fervour with which they participated in anti-colonial struggles and supported national ...
Women, Politics, Women's role, Liberation, Africa: South Africa., Southern Africa
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
Event | 24 Jan 2007
The Baloch people inhabit a poverty-stricken area rich in natural resources straddling Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan. Senator Baloch will talk about the Balochistan crisis.