Journal Article: How polarized is the global income distribution?
The interest in the level of global inequality has surged in recent years. This paper complements existing estimates of global inequality by providing the first estimates of the level of bipolarization of the global income distribution.
Policy Brief: The business environment of Mozambican manufacturing firms
The 2017 Survey of Mozambican Manufacturing Firms builds on data collected in 2012 from surviving firms to trace how changing economic conditions have affected the development of firms over five years.
Inclusive growth in Mozambique – scaling-up research and capacity
The central goal of the project is to support inclusive growth, growth that substantially improves the living standards of the Mozambican population.
Journal Special Issue: Fiscal Policy, State Building and Economic Development
This journal presents a synopsis of the contextual conditions, factors and challenges under which the recent evolution of tax systems has taken place. The journal, as the studies in this collection, gives special emphasis to the role natural endowments, p
UNU Annual Report 2017
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Sustainable Development Explorer
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ProcurementValue Added Tax exemption
The Procurement Team of UNU-WIDER is responsible for the processing of Value-Added Tax (VAT) exemption applications for all vendors who conduct business with UNU-WIDER. UNU-WIDER (VAT no. FI-1065834-0) is VAT exempt according to United Nations Terms...Procurement
ProcurementHow can I register as a UNU Vendor?
First time vendors should complete the following vendor registration form: UNU Vendor Form 2015 (doc) UNU Vendor Form 2015 (pdf) The Vendor Form should be returned complete and signed to: UNU-WIDER Procurement Katajanokanlaituri 6 B 00160 Helsinki...Procurement
ProcurementRegulations and conditions
UNU-WIDER implements its procurement procedures following the UN Procurement Manual to ensure the procurement activities are carried out effectively and efficiently in compliance with UN Financial Regulations and Rules. UN Procurement Manual 2013 UN...Procurement
ProcurementEvaluation of bids
Based on the procurement method, the evaluation is to meet the ‘Best Value for Money’ -principle. For RFQs, the price is the most important element. In contrast, RFPs require a weighting system which comprises both technical evaluation...Procurement
Solicitation procedures for the procurement of goods and services UNU-WIDER procures goods and services through competitive solicitations. Three standard types of Solicitation Documents, namely Request for Quotation (RFQ), Invitation to Bid (ITB)...Procurement
ProcurementEthics and integrity
UNU implements the highest ethics and fair policy when doing business. Vendors can find the supplier codes of conduct under the vendor page. The procurement team are responsible for ensuring and maintaining integrity and ethic throughout the...Procurement