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Blog
Democracy, Transparency, and Parliamentary Broadcasting
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22 August 2013 Patrick Gregory ‘Justice should not only be done, but should manifestly and undoubtedly be seen to be done’...

Democracy Government accountability Justice, Administration of
Blog
Voices from Fragile States: The Resilient Problem of Human Development

Jamie Bleck and Kristin Michelitch [1] Mali has continued to be in the news since its military coup in March 2012...

Household survey Infrastructure (Economics) Social conflict
Blog
To Aid or Not to Aid?: The Case of Rwanda, DFID, and the Good Aid Debate
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Omar Shahabudin McDoom What should donors do when confronted with regimes that violate important normative standards of state behavior and commit human rights abuses, war crimes or other grave ethical transgressions?...

Agriculture Criminal law Democracy
Book Chapter
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: The Limits of Foreign Aid on Malawi's Democratic Consolidation

From the book: Democratic Trajectories in Africa

Budget Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid
Book Chapter
Foreign Aid and Democratic Development in Africa

From the book: Democratic Trajectories in Africa

Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid Survival analysis (Biometry)
Book Chapter
Beyond Electoral Democracy: Foreign Aid and the Challenge of Deepening Democracy in Benin

From the book: Democratic Trajectories in Africa

Democratization Economic assistance and foreign aid Government accountability
Book Chapter
Democratization in Africa: What Role for External Actors?

From the book: Democratic Trajectories in Africa

Democratization Economic assistance and foreign aid Government accountability
Research Brief
Democracy in Benin: Achievements and Challenges

President Yayi Boni of Benin was one of the eight African leaders invited to attended the May 2012 G8 summit at Camp David to discuss the issue of food security...

Democratization Economic assistance and foreign aid Government accountability
Research Brief
Economic Aid vs. Democracy Aid: Democratic Consolidation in Africa

Foreign Aid and Democratic Development in Africa The past twenty years have seen donors increasingly linking foreign aid to democracy objectives in Sub-Saharan Africa...

Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid Survival analysis (Biometry)
Research Brief
Democratic Consolidation and Donor Activity in Malawi

On April 7 2012, following the death of President Mutharika, Joyce Banda was sworn in as Malawi's new president...

Budget Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid
Working Paper
Income Inequality, Redistribution and Poverty: Contrasting Rational Choice and Behavioural Perspectives

Based on the standard axiom of individual utility maximization, rational choice has postulated that higher income inequality translates into greater redistribution by shaping the median voter’s preferences...

Distribution (Economic theory) Equality and inequality Income distribution
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Lessons from Africa's Democratic Upheavals
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Danielle Resnick During the last month, three democracies in Africa witnessed incumbent presidents exit office in very different ways...

Budget Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (March 2012)

Tony Addison With the ice floes now gone from the harbour outside the UNU-WIDER building, and with the snow replaced by an icy hail, there is a glimmer of better days to come...

Agriculture Budget Economic aspects (Nationalism)
Working Paper
Beyond Electoral Democracy: Foreign Aid and the Challenge of Deepening Democracy in Benin

In the 1990s, analysts were almost unanimous in considering Benin to be one of the most important aid recipients among the newly democratizing African countries...

Democratization Economic assistance and foreign aid Government accountability
Working Paper
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: The Limits of Foreign Aid on Malawi’s Democratic Consolidation

Since the era of one-party rule, Malawi’s relationship with the donor community has proved erratic and contentious...

Budget Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid
Working Paper
Foreign Aid and Democratic Development in Africa

Over the past two decades, donors increasingly linked foreign aid to democracy objectives in sub-Saharan Africa. Yet systematic research on this topic typically focuses on how aid influences democratic transitions...

Democracy Economic assistance and foreign aid Survival analysis (Biometry)
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