Bjorn-Soren Gigler

Georgetown University- Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Services

Visiting Assistant Professor

Washington, DC 20057

United States

World Bank Institute

Senior Governance Specialist

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

4

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793

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (4)

1.

Informational Capabilities - The Missing Link for the Impact of ICT on Development

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Bjorn-Soren Gigler
Georgetown University- Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Services
Downloads 479 (84,495)
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informational capabilities, human development, impact evaluation, information and communication technologies, human capabilities, well-being, poverty, Bolivia, information literacy

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Indigenous Peoples, Human Development and the Capability Approach

Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on the Capability Approach. Paris, France: UNESCO, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Feb 2017
Bjorn-Soren Gigler
Georgetown University- Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Services
Downloads 247 (173,535)

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International Development, Economic Development, Well-Being, Human Development, Indigenous People, Peru, Bolivia, Worldview, Capability Approach, Amartya Sen, Health, Education, Environment, Indigenous Rights, Freedom, Capabilities, Sustainable Development, Livelihood Approach, Gender

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The Concept of Information Poverty and How to Measure It in the Latin American Context

Published in: Digital Poverty: Latin American and Caribbean Perspectives. Book edited by Hernan Galperin and Judith Mariscal. Chapter 1: pp. 11-28.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Mar 2017
Gover Barja and Bjorn-Soren Gigler
Catholic University of Bolivia and Georgetown University- Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Services
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Decentralization, Clientelism and Popular Participation — Is There a Role for ICTs to Improve Local Governance?

Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Information and Communication ICTD, Carnegie Mellon University. Carnegie Mellon University, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Bjorn-Soren Gigler
Georgetown University- Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Services
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Decentralization, ICTs, Innovation, Poverty, Bolivia, Popular Participation, Economic Empowerment, Rural Development, social Accountability, Transparency, Participatory Budgeting, Local Government, Governance, Information and Communications Technologies, Internet, Indigenous Peoples, E-Government