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Marinøkologiske undersøkelser i Barentshavet i januar 1985
(Rapport/Notat Fysisk oseanografi;FO 8604, Working paper, 1986-01-24)
Are Central Bankers Inflation Nutters? - A Bayesian MCMC Estimator of the Long Memory Parameter in a State Space Model
(Discussion paper;38/14, Working paper, 2014-12)
Several central banks have adopted inflation targets. The implementation of these targets is flexible; the central banks aim to meet the target over the long term but allow inflation to deviate from the target in the ...
Hard Methods for Soft Policies. Environmental and Social Cost-Benefit Analysis
(CMI Working paperWP 1995: 1, Working paper, 1995)
The quest for sustainability has put the conventional Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) technique under fierce attack. Much of the critique is, however, misplaced or based on misunderstandings. Alternative methodologies for ...
Corruption and market reform
(CMI Working paperWP 2003: 7, Working paper, 2003)
Market reforms in developing and transition economies have sometimes failed to deliver the desired welfare effects.Corruption may be an important reason for the inefficiency of market reforms, such as privatizationcampaigns. ...
Non-Cooperation in Fish Exploitation. The Case of Irreversible Capital Investment in the Arcto-Norwegian Cod Fishery
(CMI Working paperWP 1994: 2, Working paper, 1994)
A two-stage, two-player non-cooperative game model is developed under an irreversible capital investment assumption. The main aim is to predict the number of vessels that each player in such a game will find in his best ...
The institutional impact of aid dependence on recipients in Africa
(CMI Working paperWP 1999: 1, Working paper, 1999)
Heavy aid dependence can have significant effects on institutions and governance. In Botswana, Mauritius, Korea and Taiwan, high levels of aid reinforced local capacity, enabling them to 'graduate' from most aid. But in ...
Countries in violent conflict and aid strategies: The case of Sri Lanka
(CMI Working paperWP 2000: 18, Working paper, 2000)
In countries with an ongoing violent conflict aid donors are confronted by four sets of issues: How the volume and orientation of the program may influence a peace process; whether development efforts may be undertaken in ...
Energy Cooperation in Southern Africa: What Role for Norway? Report from the Seminar on Regional Energy Co-operation, Luanda, 12-14 February 2002
(CMI Working paperWP 2002: 4, Working paper, 2002)
This Working Paper contains a full report from a Seminar on Regional Energy Co-operation, Luanda, 12-14 February 2002. Norwegian involvement in the energy sector in Southern Africa is considerable. Energy is a major area ...
Urban Dimensions of Donors' Poverty-Reduction Strategies
(CMI Working paperWP 2002: 5, Working paper, 2002)
This paper examines the extent to which the poverty-reduction strategies of selected multilateral and bilateral donors incorporate an urban poverty dimension. Key policy documents of multilaterals such as the World Bank, ...
Skatteunndragelse. En studie av kommunebeskatning i Tanzania
(CMI Working paperWP 1998: 1, Working paper, 1998)
I dette notatet gis en oversikt over økonomisk teori om skatteunndragelse. Relevansen av ulike teoretiske tilnærminger i en u-landskontekst, drøftes. Deretter analyseres hvilke variabler som kan bidra til å forklare den ...