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Measuring environmental action and economic performance in developing countries
S. Scrieciu / Green Growth Knowledge Platform, 2015
This study reviews the existing body of work on the impact of environmental policies on economic performance in both developed, and, where available, developing countries. It provides an assessment of how environmental policy s...
Effects of institutions and natural resources in a multiple growth regime
Y. Belarbi; L. Sami; S. Souam / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2015
Dependence on natural resourcea is currently the object of a wide debate in the analysis of economic growth in rentier states. In this work, the authors examine the interaction effect between oil resources dependence and the quality o...
Estimating the income counterfactual for oil producing countries of the MENA region
M. Majbouri / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2015
How much richer would oil producing countries in the Middle East be if they invested all their natural resource rents? This study tries to answer this question by calculating the counterfactuals of capital stock and income under two m...
Experts Directory - Africa
Africa Portal, 2015
Contact list and details of specialism of African consultants, policy makers, academics etc.
Africa Portal
The Africa Portal is an online resource that seeks to broaden the availability, accessibility and use of policy research on issues critical to the future of Africa. It is a collaborative project between the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). The Africa Portal offers a range of features including a Digit...
The Fifth Ministerial Conference Of The Forum On China-Africa Cooperation Beijing Action Plan (2013-2015)
Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, 2013
Documention from The 5th Ministerial Conference on China-Africa Cooperation.
Forum on China-Africa Cooperation
FOCAC is a multilateral network set up to assist cooperation between China and African countries, and covers various aspects of politics, trade, economy, society and culture.
Trade and access to finance of SMEs: is there a nexus?
H. El-Said; M. Al-Said; C. Zaki / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2015
Limited resources and barriers to entry are critically higher for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) than for large companies. One of the reasons explaining why the resources of SMEs are scarce is their limited access to financial se...
The political ecology of Chinese investment in Uganda: the case of Hanhe Farm
J. Maiyo / SAIS China Africa Research Initiative, 2014
Hanhe Farm, located in the Nakaseke Administrative District, is the first private Chinese land-based agriculture enterprise in Uganda. This case can be used to examine the political context of land acquisition in Uganda, the ecologica...
Chinese training courses for African officials: a “win-win” engagement?
H. Tugendhat / SAIS China Africa Research Initiative, 2014
As part of its growing engagement in Africa, China has become one of the world's largest providers of short-term agricultural training courses. China's training course model differs from most other traditional donors in that it almost...
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Measuring environmental action and economic performance in developing countries
S. Scrieciu / Green Growth Knowledge Platform, 2015
This study reviews the existing body of work on the impact of environmental policies on economic performance in both developed, and, where available, developing countries. It provides an assessment of how environmental policy s...
Effects of institutions and natural resources in a multiple growth regime
Y. Belarbi; L. Sami; S. Souam / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2015
Dependence on natural resourcea is currently the object of a wide debate in the analysis of economic growth in rentier states. In this work, the authors examine the interaction effect between oil resources dependence and the quality o...
Estimating the income counterfactual for oil producing countries of the MENA region
M. Majbouri / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2015
How much richer would oil producing countries in the Middle East be if they invested all their natural resource rents? This study tries to answer this question by calculating the counterfactuals of capital stock and income under two m...
Experts Directory - Africa
Africa Portal, 2015
Contact list and details of specialism of African consultants, policy makers, academics etc.
The Fifth Ministerial Conference Of The Forum On China-Africa Cooperation Beijing Action Plan (2013-2015)
Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, 2013
Documention from The 5th Ministerial Conference on China-Africa Cooperation.
Trade and access to finance of SMEs: is there a nexus?
H. El-Said; M. Al-Said; C. Zaki / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2015
Limited resources and barriers to entry are critically higher for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) than for large companies. One of the reasons explaining why the resources of SMEs are scarce is their limited access to financial se...
The political ecology of Chinese investment in Uganda: the case of Hanhe Farm
J. Maiyo / SAIS China Africa Research Initiative, 2014
Hanhe Farm, located in the Nakaseke Administrative District, is the first private Chinese land-based agriculture enterprise in Uganda. This case can be used to examine the political context of land acquisition in Uganda, the ecologica...
Chinese training courses for African officials: a “win-win” engagement?
H. Tugendhat / SAIS China Africa Research Initiative, 2014
As part of its growing engagement in Africa, China has become one of the world's largest providers of short-term agricultural training courses. China's training course model differs from most other traditional donors in that it almost...
Chinese agricultural engagement in Zambia: a grassroots analysis
S.G. Chatelard; J.M. Chu / SAIS China Africa Research Initiative, 2015
Recent focus on large-scale Chinese investments in African agriculture has fueled popular misperceptions of Chinese "land grabs" and has overshadowed another unexplored-and perhaps more significant-phenomenon: the rise of medium-scale...
Chinese agricultural entrepreneurship in Africa: case studies in Ghana and Nigeria
Y. Jiao / SAIS China Africa Research Initiative, 2015
Agriculture is an important area of Chinese economic engagement in Africa. Since the 1960s, China has provided aid, sent experts, and trained African farmers. However, there is still little empirical research on recent Chinese agribus...
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Africa Portal
The Africa Portal is an online resource that seeks to broaden the availability, accessibility and use of policy research on issues critical to the future of Africa. It is a collaborative project between the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). The Africa Portal offers a range of features including a Digit...
Forum on China-Africa Cooperation
FOCAC is a multilateral network set up to assist cooperation between China and African countries, and covers various aspects of politics, trade, economy, society and culture.
World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre)
The World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre) was established as a legacy of the Rio+20 Conference to keep the commitment to inclusive and sustainable development alive. The RIO+ Centre works with governments, civil society and the private sector to inspire and inform policies and practices that lead to greater social, environmental and economic justice. As a global centre based in th...
SAIS China Africa Research Initiative
The China Africa Research Initiative (CARI) is based at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. It works in promoting research, conducting evidence-based analysis, fostering collaboration, and training future leaders to better understand the economic and political dimensions of China-Africa relations and their implications for human security and global development.
Knowledge Partnership Programme (KPP)
The Knowledge Partnership Programme (KPP) is an initiative to explore and showcase India's success in meeting development challenges in terms of policy and practice. It supports evidence generation and uptake on global and national policy issues. The aim of the programme is to design, support and supervise the implementation of evidence generation and its uptake thereby meeting the key KPP objecti...
China Institute of International Studies (CIIS)
China Institute of International Studies (CIIS) is the think tank of China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It conducts research and analysis on a wide range of foreign policy issues.
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE)
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE) is a programme centre of CUTS International, a civil society organisation working on public interest issues of Trade, Economic Regulations, Governance and Human Development, with its headquarters in Jaipur, India and presence in Nairobi (Kenya), Lusaka (Zambia), Accra (Ghana), Hanoi (Vietnam) and Geneva (Switzerland).
Centre for Micro Finance, India (CMF)
The Centre for Micro Finance aims to improve the accessibility and quality of financial services for the poor through rigorous research, knowledge dissemination and evidence-based policy outreach. Most CMF research projects entail the collection of primary data via survey instruments. Once CMF data sets are cleaned and analyzed they are made publicly available online and can be accessible via...
International Research Initiative on Brazil and Africa (IRIBA)
Brazil has emerged as a globally significant economic power in the last decade, combining accelerated growth with falling poverty and inequality. This achievement is globally recognised – nowhere more so than among the emerging economies in Africa. This DFID-funded research programme, based at the University of Manchester brings together an international team of researchers, exami...
Development Support Center (DSC)
Development Support Center (DSC) is an Indian resource organisation that provides knowledge based support to Non-Government Organisations (NGOs), government agencies and other stakeholders in the field of natural resource management.
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