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News | 14 Jun 2012
There is political will to strengthen the tax system in Angola. If properly designed and implemented, the new tax system can improve the efficiency and responsiveness of the public sector. One of the main challenges, however, will be to convince the citizens of Angola about the value of paying taxes. This will require not only reforms, but a major cultural shift.
Event | 30 Oct 2013
What constitutes an efficient criminal justice system? This international workshop with leading experts explores criteria for crime-preventive impacts through the criminal justice system.
Journal Article | Oct 2020
When confronted with information that ordinary citizens do not care that strongly about efficiency, do economists change their views of optimal public ...
Field experiment, economics, paternalism, efficiency, taxation, Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2000
(Evaluation Report 6/2000)
Ideas work better than money in generating reform - but how? Assessing the efficiency of Swedish development assistance in health to Vietnam
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Commissioned, restricted, limited circulation)
News | 3 May 2005
"Absolutely Spotless": Are Women Cleaner Public Actors than Men? asks CMI researcher Gisela Geisler in her essay. Geisler argues that the notion that women are less corrupt than men, and that more women reduce corruption and increases the efficiency of public spending and thus leads to poverty reduction, is the reverse of another older myth that kept women out of politics and public life.
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
Virtually all peasant household models assume efficient allocation of household productive resources between different household activities. In an African ...
News | 16 Apr 2007
NRC is very efficient, professional and creative when it comes to implementation of projects and emergency response. But the management routines and coordination need to be improved.
U4 Issue | May 2008
This U4 Issue explores the topic of grand corruption in the regulation of oil. It focuses on how and why corruption can distort or prevent efficient regulation ...
corruption, natural resources, oil, natural resource management
U4 Brief | Jan 2006
Designed to promote efficiency and expand access to health care services by leveraging financial contributions from patients, user fee systems are in ...
corruption, health, World
Liberated Bonded Laborers: Are They Better Off? Welfare and Efficiency Implications of an Agricultural Reform in Western Terai, Nepal
CMI Report | Oct 2007
This master thesis investigates the welfare effects for bonded laborers (kamaiyas) in Western Terai of a ban on permanent labor contracts in July 2000. ...
Bonded labor, Nepal
Report in External Series | Jan 1996
This country study feeds into the work of a Task Force established to assess how Sweden's development assistance, in a more efficient and effective manner, ...
Poverty, , Kenya
Project | Sep - Oct 2007
This project is a review Haydom Lutheran Hospital, focusing on the following issues1. HLH as a hospital. (Efficiency, cost-efficiency, ...
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Fairness considerations fundamentally affect human behavior, but our understanding of the nature and development of people’s fairness preferences ...
Commissioned Report | Jan 2002
Aid coordination is expected to ensure the more efficient and effective delivery of humanitarian assistance. Presently, a large number of humanitarian ...
Afghanistan, Coordination, NGOs, Peacebuilding, Rehabilitation and Development, , UN, , , Asia: Afghanistan
CMI Report | Jan 2005
In 2001 SADC approved an ambitious program for a major overhaul of the organisation. Through institutional reform SADC hoped to establish a more efficient ...
Development aid, , Regional co-operation, SADC, Norway, Southern Africa
News | 23 Apr 2012
Allowances, or per diems, have become an important source of income for civil servants in sub-saharan Africa. -Existing practices need to be revised, says CMI-researcher Tina Søreide.
A universal preference for equality in health? Reasons to reconsider properties of applied welfare functions
Journal Article | Dec 2012
The literature on how to combine efficiency and equity considerations in the social valuation of health allocations has borrowed extensively from applied ...
Health equity, Social welfare function, Eliciting preferences
Project | Jan 1997
One of the main issues addressed was whether the demand for efficiency in the administration hinders treatment of asylum seekers according to national ...
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Danida has provided financial support to research networks with a view to creating better synergies between research and policy/operations. Six networks ...
Development research, Development aid, Research networks, DANIDA, ENRECA