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Journal Article | Sep 2007
The issue of presidential term limits is emerging as an important political norm on the African continent, but the effects of the third term ...
Malawi, political parties, party system, elections
Book | Mar 2010
Why do courts hold political power-holders accountable in some democratic and democratizing countries, but not in others? And, why do ...
Courts, power, political accountability
Book Chapter | Jan 2011
Theories of corruption incidence hold that sectors with a high degree of complexity are particularly prone to corruption because it is difficult ...
Journal Article | Jan 2011
Taking dominant narratives of human rights progress and skepticism in Latin America as my point of departure, I explore in this article an alternative ...
Report in External Series | Nov 2013
In many communities across Afghanistan, the formal justice system has proven weak, corrupt, and ineffective. The vast majority of disputes are ...
Informal Justice, traditional dispute resolution, Afghanistan
Report in External Series | Sep 2011
The relatively slow pace of Nigeria’s development has often been attributed to the phenomenon of the resource curse whereby the nature ...
corruption, petroleum, natural resources, political economy, Nigeria
Journal Article | Nov 2016
Recent decades have seen a proliferation of refugee camps, and today the refugee camp is one of the most poignant manifestations of humanitarian ...
refugee camps, hybridity, humanitarianism
CMI Brief | Jun 2016
Malawi has its version of a ‘national gender machinery’, like many other countries, established to break the barriers against women ...
Has the EITI been successful? Reviewing evaluations of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
U4 Brief | Aug 2017
Has the EITI been successful? Many efforts have been devoted to improving resource governance through the Extractive Industries Transparency ...
natural resource management
News | 10 May 2010
The papers from the Maputo conference in April ready for download Letter of invitation Maputo Table of contents Brito, Luis de: Challenge ...
Event | 8 May 2014
Is Somalia a failed state? Where can Somalia go from here and how can the country be rebuild?
Event | 22 Sep 2014
Michael Alvarez in conversation with David and Ruth Collier
Project | Feb - Nov 2010
National procurement systems handle a substantial share of total government expenditures in most countries. If the public procurement systems ...
procurement, political economy analysis
Event | 27 Oct 2011
Deborah Brautigam: China and Governance in Africa: What Do We Know? Shubo Li: Political Identity in China-Africa relations.
News | 4 Feb 2015
The good (but not so new) news from Malawian politics is that some of the democratic basics are in place, making the somewhat impaired democracy keep stumbling on, writes CMIs Inge Amundsen and Gift Sambo from the field.
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
Indices of political instability Ivar Kolstad International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, Ed
Book | Jan 1986
The political economy of development Just Faaland and Jack R. Parkinson Asia: Bangladesh just faa
Report in External Series | Jan 2017
In 2017, Mozambique was at its most critical moment since the end of the civil war, in a crisis-like cocktail of political, economic ...
Mozambique, Frelimo, corruption, resource curse, extractive industries
Report in External Series | Nov 2017
This report is an integrated political economy analysis of Nepal. The main finding is that economic growth and poverty reduction have been steady ...
Project | Jan 2018 - Dec 2020
Climate change will in coming decades lead to increased frequency and severity of floods, drought and extreme weather events. As the more exposed ...