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Bangladesh: Severe Poverty and a Well Functioning Economy?
(Research reportR 2000: 8, Research report, 2000)
This is the first report on Bangladesh under the Country Advisor Agreement between the Norwegian Agency for Development Co-operation (NORAD), the Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) and the Nordic Consulting Group (NCG). The ...
Impacto do investimento petrolífero Norueguês nos países de acolhimento, com especial ênfase para Angola
(Research reportR 2000: 4, Research report, 2000)
O presente relatório aborda a forma de como os investimentos petrolíferos Norueguêses, melhor poderão contríbuir para o desenvolvimento indústrial e distribuição uniforme dos dividendos nos países de acolhimento, analisando ...
Budget, State and People. Budget Process, Civil Society and Transparency in Angola
(Research reportR 2007: 7, Research report, 2007)
This study discerns several deficiencies in the budget process in Angola. The government’s budget proposal is not publicly debated, no pre-budget paper is prepared, comparisons between budgeted expenditure and actual ...
Opprinnelsesland - signal om kvalitet? En samvalganalyse av konsumenters vurderinger ved kjøp av klær fra utviklingsland
(Research reportR 1992: 9, Research report, 1992)
I denne rapporten studeres norske forbrukeres oppfatning om og reaksjoner på opplysninger om opprinnelsesland for klesprodukter. Analysen viser at forbrukerne har stereotype oppfatninger om ulike lands produkter, men ...
Lowering barriers to agricultural exports through technical assistance
(CMI Working paperWP 2003:8, Working paper, 2003)
Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) regulations imposed by the developed world, significantly reduse the export opportunities of developing countries. Under the SPS Agreement, developed countries are obliged to provide technical ...
Development Theory: Recent Trends. Proceedings of the NFU Annual Conference 1992
(Research reportR 1993: 6, Research report, 1993)
Will International Trade Reduce Poverty? A Background Note to Norad
(Research reportR 2007: 16, Research report, 2007)
NORAD is currently developing a trade strategy towards developing countries. This background note presents a review of the current literature and empirical findings on the relationship between trade, growth and poverty ...
A review of development trends in the energy sector of Bangladesh
(Research reportR 2001: 3, Research report, 2001)
This is the second report under the CMI/NCG contract for strengthening the country-specific knowledge base of NORAD and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This energy review examines the gas and power sectors in ...
Kan vi kjøpe mer fra våre samarbeidsland? Hvem vet hva og hvordan?
(Research reportR 2002: 4, Research report, 2002)
This report explores the potential for increasing imports to Norway from its main development partners. The analysis is based on three main indicators: i) a trade intensity index (commodities which the development partners ...
Repayment of Old Loans through New Loans. Is "Cross-Financing" a Problem for the Grameen Bank?
(Research reportR 1997: 5, Research report, 1997)
The study analyses the problem and extent of cross-financing in the Grameen Bank system. The main finding is that cross-financing is rarely a problem. However, survey data indicate that long term borrowers, who generally ...