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Industrial Clusters Promotion as a tool for private sector development: The UNIDO experience in Ethiopia
CMI Brief | Nov 2013
Policies aimed at boosting the interaction and cooperation of economic actors in industrial clusters might represent a crucial strategy for industrial ...
CMI Report | Jan 2005
This report sets out the background, analyses, conclusions and recommendations from a review of a project on Micro and Small-scale Industry Development ...
Small-scale industry, Industrial development, Capacity building, Mozambique, Africa: Mozambique
Journal Article | Aug 2013
Does corruption attract or deter foreign investment in the extractive sectors? This article presents an econometric analysis of extractive industry foreign ...
Corruption, governance, mining, quarrying, petroleum, extractive industries, Bangladesh, Angola
CMI Report | Jan 2004
Investment is crucial for economic development. A number of empirical studies document a relationship between social development and aggregate foreign ...
Foreign direct investment, Social development
Book Chapter | Jan 1991
Oscillatory labour migration is shown to predominate in the labour market in Kenya. Workers move periodically between the towns and the rural areas where ...
Labour migration, Remittances, Kenya
Book Chapter | Jan 1990
This chapter adduces empirical evidence to show that the non-capitalist agricultural sector 'subsidises' industrial wages by relieving the capitalist ...
Labour migration, Remittences, Livelihoods, Kenya
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
Countries within a region often experience a similar rate of industrial development. Do foreign direct investments have any influence on this aspect of ...
Foreign direct investment (FDI), economic development, technology transfers
From "Enemies of the Revolution" to Unfulfilled Ideal: Private Industrial Entrepreneurs in the Islamic Republic of Iran
Book Chapter | Sep 2012
Private sector industrial entrepreneurs are usually perceived as “victims” of the Iranian revolution. This reading has been shaped by events ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
(Price NOK 50 + postage) Angola represents a new and promising offshore oil market where technology and contracts differ from those of Norway's offshore ...
Oil industry, Supply chain, Firm, Property right, Angola, Africa: Angola
Illicit financial flows within the extractive industries sector: a glance at how legal requirements can be manipulated and diverted
Journal Article | Feb 2019
The extractive industries sector is considered to be one of the most prone to illicit financial flows. To date, numerous instruments at the national, ...
Extractive industries, Corruption, Transparency, Abuse of law, Illicit financial flows
The extractive industries transparency initiative: Impact, effectiveness, and where next for expanding natural resource governance?
U4 Brief | May 2014
The last decade has witnessed a proliferation of initiatives to improve the governance of the extractives sector. Starting with the Kimberly Process Certification ...
natural resource management, extractive industries, oil, gas, minerals
Whistleblowing in the financial industry: The right means to curb illicit flows from developing countries?
U4 Brief | Mar 2011
Information provided by insiders can contribute to the goal of reducing illicit capital flight from developing countries. It helps address one of the ...
international drivers of corruption
Book Chapter | Jan 2006
Different external environments lead to differences in supply chain management. This chapter focuses on the organisation of the supply chain in the offshore ...
Oil industry, Offshore, Supply chain, Africa: Angola., Norway
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 ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This essay offers a selective review of central issues related to economic growth. The interrelationship between technological processes, capital accumulation, ...
Journal Article | Jan 2003
Frustrations with a paternalistic humanitarian industry Astri Suhrke Development today astri suhr
U4 Issue | Dec 2007
The forest industry has the potential to contribute to the economy and increase state revenues in many developing countries. The realisation of these ...
Corruption, natural resource management, World
Clustering as an organizational response to capital market inefficiency: evidence from microenterprises in Ethiopia
Journal Article | Mar 2014
Absence of a well-developed capital market has been listed as a key obstacle to industrialization in developing countries in the development literature. ...
Microenterprises, Finance, Entry barrier, Clustering, Africa, Ethiopia
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 ...
CMI Report | Jan 1990
Namibia's economy at independence. Report on potential Norwegian- Namibian industrial cooperation R