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Philippine productivity dynamics in the last five decades and determinants of total factor productivity
G.M. Llanto / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2012
Various studies showed that total factor productivity (TFP) has not been a source of growth in the Philippines. It seems that factor accumulation, which is not a sustainable source of growth, has underpinned Philippine economic growth...
Buying or leasing of election machines by COMELEC
F.M.A. Quimba / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2013
Despite the noticeable improvement, and several declarations of the success of the Philippines's’s first automated elections, a number of studies and anecdotal pieces of evidence from news reports were able to document some laps...
Visions for Philippines 2000: The challenge of economic restructuring toward sustained economic growth
S. Ponciano / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 1995
Within the context of “NIC-hood,” this paper advances that the country and the government should understand and situate the parameters of Philippine development. It also asserts that rethinking agricultural development and...
Water financing programs: creating incentives for private sector participation
G.M. Llanto / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2013
Lack of access to safe drinking water takes its toll on the health and productivity of people, especially poor households. The 2011-2016 Philippine Development Plan (PDP) reports that about 15.73 million Filipinos still do not ...
Assessment of the effectiveness and efficiency of the Cadastral Survey Program of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources
G.M. Llanto; M.A.D. Rosellon / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2013
The slow progress of the Cadastral Survey Program in the Philippines has been associated with implementation issues that have affected the effectiveness and efficiency of the program. A review of the processes, procedures, and existin...
Bottom-up budgeting process assessment: Agusan del Norte
D.K.C. Parel; K.C. Detros; C.M.G.R. Salinas / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2015
The Aquino administration through the Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cluster (HDPRC) and Good Governance and Anti-Corruption Cluster (GGACC) launched the bottom-up budgeting (BUB) exercise in 2012. The strategy hopes to empow...
Citizenship narratives in the absence of good governance: voices of the working poor in Bangladesh
N. Kabeer; A.H. Kabir / Institute of Development Studies UK 2009
The complex nature of the challenge posed by state–society relations to the realisation of citizenship rights in the poorer countries of the world reflects the incapacity or unwillingness on the part of the state to guarantee ba...
Capability traps? The mechanisms of persistent implementation failure
L. Pritchett; M. Woolcock; M. Andrews 2010
Many countries remain stuck in conditions of low productivity that many call “poverty traps.” Economic growth is only one aspect of development; another key dimension of development is the expansion of the administrative c...
Property and prosperity: reforming landholding in Africa
T. Corrigan / South African Institute of International Affairs 2016
How Africans access – or ‘own’ – their landholdings is a matter of profound importance for the continent’s future. It touches on social welfare as well as prospects for economic development. This policy b...
Fourth national report of Grenada to the convention on biological diversity
2009
Grenada in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme commissioned the elaboration of the Fourth National Report to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity in accordance with Article 26 of the Convention...
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Philippine productivity dynamics in the last five decades and determinants of total factor productivity
G.M. Llanto / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2012
Various studies showed that total factor productivity (TFP) has not been a source of growth in the Philippines. It seems that factor accumulation, which is not a sustainable source of growth, has underpinned Philippine economic growth...
Buying or leasing of election machines by COMELEC
F.M.A. Quimba / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2013
Despite the noticeable improvement, and several declarations of the success of the Philippines's’s first automated elections, a number of studies and anecdotal pieces of evidence from news reports were able to document some laps...
Visions for Philippines 2000: The challenge of economic restructuring toward sustained economic growth
S. Ponciano / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 1995
Within the context of “NIC-hood,” this paper advances that the country and the government should understand and situate the parameters of Philippine development. It also asserts that rethinking agricultural development and...
Water financing programs: creating incentives for private sector participation
G.M. Llanto / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2013
Lack of access to safe drinking water takes its toll on the health and productivity of people, especially poor households. The 2011-2016 Philippine Development Plan (PDP) reports that about 15.73 million Filipinos still do not ...
Assessment of the effectiveness and efficiency of the Cadastral Survey Program of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources
G.M. Llanto; M.A.D. Rosellon / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2013
The slow progress of the Cadastral Survey Program in the Philippines has been associated with implementation issues that have affected the effectiveness and efficiency of the program. A review of the processes, procedures, and existin...
Bottom-up budgeting process assessment: Agusan del Norte
D.K.C. Parel; K.C. Detros; C.M.G.R. Salinas / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2015
The Aquino administration through the Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cluster (HDPRC) and Good Governance and Anti-Corruption Cluster (GGACC) launched the bottom-up budgeting (BUB) exercise in 2012. The strategy hopes to empow...
Citizenship narratives in the absence of good governance: voices of the working poor in Bangladesh
N. Kabeer; A.H. Kabir / Institute of Development Studies UK 2009
The complex nature of the challenge posed by state–society relations to the realisation of citizenship rights in the poorer countries of the world reflects the incapacity or unwillingness on the part of the state to guarantee ba...
Capability traps? The mechanisms of persistent implementation failure
L. Pritchett; M. Woolcock; M. Andrews 2010
Many countries remain stuck in conditions of low productivity that many call “poverty traps.” Economic growth is only one aspect of development; another key dimension of development is the expansion of the administrative c...
Property and prosperity: reforming landholding in Africa
T. Corrigan / South African Institute of International Affairs 2016
How Africans access – or ‘own’ – their landholdings is a matter of profound importance for the continent’s future. It touches on social welfare as well as prospects for economic development. This policy b...
Fourth national report of Grenada to the convention on biological diversity
2009
Grenada in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme commissioned the elaboration of the Fourth National Report to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity in accordance with Article 26 of the Convention...
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Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIF)
The Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIS) seeks to integrate the study of national political systems (comparative politics) and the study of international politics (international relations). CIS research and educational activities thus concentrate on the complex interconnections between domestic, international and transnational political processes, structures and institutions. The...
GATEWAY
GATEWAY focus is on collecting, sharing and expanding knowledge on corruption assessment. It aims to allow those who wish to measure corruption to match their needs with existing diagnostic tools. The project involves: Collecting information on existing corruption assessment methods and tools; Providing tool users with a better understanding of...
MiniAid (MiniAid)
African Community of Practice (AFCOP)
AfCop's mission is to build African capacity to manage for development results through sharing experiences, networking and building strong learning relationships between practitioners in Africa and around the world. Its members bring this dialogue and knowledge-sharing to their countries through national AfCoP chapters across the continent.
Open Budget Initiative (OBI)
The Open Budget Initiative (Initiative) is a global research and advocacy program which seeks to promote public access to budget information and the adoption of accountable budget systems. IBP launched the Initiative with the Open Budget Survey—an analysis and survey that evaluates whether governments give the public access to budget information and opportunities to participate i...
Localis (http://localis.org.uk/)
Localis is an independent think-tank based in Westminster, dedicated to issues related to local government and localism. Since its formation it has produced research on a variety of issues including housing, the reform of regional government, innovation in services and local government finance.
Local government of Rwanda
Local government of Rwanda site. Declares as it's mission statement: 'Promoting the well-being of the population by good governance, community development and social affairs.
Research Programme on Democracy (Democracy as Idea and Practice)
Research Programme on Democracy (Democracy as Idea and Practice) is based at the University of Oslo. (website under construction - more details to follow)
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