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- DocumentKenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis, 2000The paper analyses the relationship between the real exchange rate and the real interest rate differential on one hand and the implications they have on portfolio capital flows on the other.Document
A framework for a national irrigation policy and the economic and social implications for future irrigation development programmes in TanzaniaEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997This article addresses the importance on increasing the acreage of land under irrigation within Tanzania, in order to increase food output, poverty reduction and exports.Policy recommendations within the irrigation sub-sector:Sensitise policy-makers and stakeholders on the importance of irrigationEstablish an autonomous National Irrigation CouncilEstablish a National IrriDocumentEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997This report is a synopsis of the proceedings of a Workshop held at the ESRF.DocumentEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 1997This article suggests that Tanzania, like most developing countries cannot count on any significant change in the international economic environment in so far as aid is concerned.Document
Raising production levels and alleviating poverty in Tanzania's rural areas: challenges of rural transformationEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000This article suggests that the crucial impetus for promoting agricultural productivity and non-farm employment, in Tanzania, would have to come from a technological transformation of the agricultural sector and rural industrialisation.Policies and strategies to be adopted, in this context:Improve the linkage between policy formulation and policy executionEstablish the minimumDocumentEconomic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000This policy document provides an assessment of key aspects of the Uruguay Round of direct relevance to Tanzania.Policy recommendations:Improve the international competitiveness and level of productivity of goods and servicesEnsure greater government involvement in economic management without interfering with the rules of the marketDevelop inter-linkages within regional anDocumentSouthern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 1999The paper examines historical trends and patterns of aid and unravels its interface with development and democracy in Lesotho. It identifies three different periods and considers the characteristics of each.DocumentCentro de Implementacion de Politicas Publicas para la Equidad y el Crecimiento / Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth, Argentina, 2000The paper argues that there is a key role for think tanks dedicated to policy implementation in developing countries. In particular, there is a bridge between research centers and policymakers that is not always crossed effectively. Furthermore, many good ideas fail to become policy due to lack of dedication to implementation by traditional think tanks.DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999The paper focuses on the universities and research institutes directly involved in higher education and training of economists. Recent trends indicate a preference for the subject of Economics. Furthermore, the quality of teaching and research has also deteriorated.DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999The energy sector is considered an important source of revenue generation for the government. However, given the price-elastic energy demand structure, the revenue-generating potential of this sector may be limited.