• The fight against corruption in Africa: what do the people say?
    14/12/2014
    The Afrobarometer has published a summary report on 34 countries about what the population think on how their leaders have conducted themselves faced with regard to the fight against corruption. The negative impact of corruption on the well-being of the citizens, on the political process, on economic reforms, as well as investment and economic growth…
  • CROP launches the data collection on small private businesses in Togo, Ghana and in Benin.
    12/12/2014
    About twenty experienced and well trained enumerators were deployed in the field today to collect data from small private businesses. This project was funded by the "Center for the Study of Diversity and social interaction (CSDSI)" of the New Economic School" in Moscow and aims to understand the functioning of small private enterprises in Togo,…
  • Afrobarometer Round 5: The place of women in the opinion of the Togolese
    05/12/2014
    The Center for Reseach and Opinion Poll (CROP) published its fourth and final round of results of the survey Afrobarometer on July 17, 2013 at the Hibiscus Room of Agora Senghor in Lome, Togo. The event covered two topics on gender: " Issues that generate the largest divergence of opinions among men and women" and…
  • CROP members attend a Summer School at the Institute for Empirical Research in Political Economy
    24/11/2014
    Abomey-Calavi, August 12, 2013: CROP researchers Ekoutiame A. Ahlin and Alda Kabre are attending the fourth edition of Afrobaromter French countries summer school in Abomey-Calavi, Benin. The event is hosted at the Institute for Empirical Research in Political Economy (IREEP), a leading training and research institution in Africa. During this summer school, Ekoutiame will be…
  • CROP at the 2014 ICPSR Summer Program at the University of Michigan
    24/11/2014
    CROP’s official Ezéchiel A. Djallo won a fellowship and is currently attending the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) Summer Program. The program takes place at the University of Michigan from June 23 to July 18. It covers a wide range of topics as well as quantitative methods in social sciences. This exciting…