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CMI Brief | Jul 2007
During the peace process in Sudan women were merely "guests at the table. The role permitted to women during negotiations was based on a perception of ...
Gender, women, rights, Sudan
Report in External Series | Aug 2008
This brief examines changes in citizens' perceptions of local taxation over time in Tanzania based on survey data from 2003 and 2006. It investigates ...
Local government, taxation, tax compliance, Tanzania
CMI Report | Nov 2013
China is currently implementing a full-fledged ‘Going ¸Global’ strategy, particularly in Africa. Chinese engagement on the continent ...
Journal Article | Oct 2015
The Chinese entry into the African continent and the subsequent effect on soft power in global relations are of increasing interest to many scholars. ...
Beijing Consensus, , globalization, , imperialism, , neo-colonialism, , partnership of equals, , Washington Consensus, Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2017
This paper proposes a model how individuals form beliefs on inequality based on their own and their family’s experience. A person’s income ...
inequality, income, family, effort, mobility, entitlement, Chhattisgarh, India
"They have achieved a lot because we have paid them a lot": NGOs and the international community in the West Balkans. Perceptions of each other
Journal Article | Sep 2010
Strengthening civil society has had a prominent place in the international community's strategy for the West Balkans. Rather than creating an independent ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2016
This study examines factors that determine business people’s attitudes towards paying taxes in Ethiopia. Based on data obtained from a survey of ...
Tax, compliance, perceptions, attitudes, rates, audit, penalty, Ethiopia
Journal Article | Apr 2010
Anti-corruption efforts introduced in Ukraine in recent years have predominantly been imposed from the outside. They have been vague, all-inclusive and ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1998
Tim Ingold has emerged as perhaps the most interesting theoretician of Man-Environment relations. This essay traces the intellectual history of the study ...
News | 26 Apr 2016
China's Media and Soft Power in Africa: Promotion and Perceptions, edited by Zhang, Xiaoling, Wasserman, Herman and Mano, Winston, is recently published ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
This paper emphasizes the importance of collecting information on corruption, while still stressing critical aspects of the most applied sources of such ...
Corruption, Index, Data
Political psychologist focusing on rhetoric, perceptions, foreign policy decision-making, identity, and the links between political ideology, power and violence.
Turkey, Iran, USA
Disparities in Citizens' Perceptions of Service Delivery by Local Government Authorities in Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2008
The Local Government Reform Programme (LGRP) in Tanzania aims to restructure local government authorities so that they can respond more effectively to ...
Local government, service delivery, Tanzania
Edited Book | Jan 1998
The current Islamic revival is frequently associated with fundamentalism and radical politics. This reinforces Western perceptions of Islamic women as ...
Islamisation, gender relations, contested religious identities
CMI Brief | Oct 2011
A study of diagnostic effort documents low worker effort in both churchbased and government health facilities. Despite a strong perception among ...
Project | Jan - Jul 2003
This project presents contributions on local democracy by a group of Ethiopian and European scholars, addressing the following questions: How can people ...
Local Perspectives on the ‘Neutrality’ of Traditional Authorities in Malawi, South Africa and Uganda
Journal Article | Mar 2009
Traditional authorities were recognised and revitalised in several African countries in the 1990s. Based on conventional perceptions of the nature of ...
Traditional Authorities, Decentralization, Local GOvernance, Co-existence, Malaei, South Africa, Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 1995
State invention and community protest: Nature conservation in Hunza, North Pakistan Are Knudsen Asi
U4 Issue | Jul 2011
This study details the perceived benefits, problems, and risks of abuse of per diems and allowances in developing countries. Drawing on 41 interviews ...
health, per diems, allowances, corruption, corruption in aid, Uganda, Malawi
News | 20 Dec 2006
CMI presents the first report in a series of three qualitative studies on poverty in Mozambique. The study looks into people's own emic perceptions of poverty, and offers a host of policy implications.