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<div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''The ''Global Informality Project'' is a leading online resource for the world's open secrets, unwritten rules and hidden practices, broadly defined as 'ways of getting things done.' This global and growing collection of invisible, yet powerful informal practices is made possible by remarkable collaboration of scholars from five continents. The project:'''
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<div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''The ''Global Informality Project'' is a leading online resource for the world's open secrets, unwritten rules and hidden practices, broadly defined as 'ways of getting things done.' This global and growing [[Explore the database|database]] of invisible, yet powerful informal practices is made possible by remarkable collaboration of scholars from five continents. Building on the two printed volumes of the [[Download the Global Encyclopaedia of Informality|Global Encyclopaedia of Informality]], the project:'''
 
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*connects those interested in informality
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*enables [[Explore the database|context-rich analysis and comparison]] of practices from all over the world
*serves as a teaching and learning database for the academic community, policy makers, businesses and the public
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*connects those interested in [[What Is Informality|informality]]
*enables context-rich analysis and comparison of practices from all over the world
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*serves as a [[Teaching and Learning Resources|teaching and learning tool]] for the academic community, policy makers, businesses and the public
 
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             <div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''ABOUT'''</div>
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             <div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''THE PROJECT'''</div>
 
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">The Global Informality Project at a glance</strong>
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">The Global Informality Project</strong>
* [[Main Findings]]
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* [[What is Informality|What is informality?]]
* [[Download the Global Encyclopaedia of Informality]]
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* [[About the Global Informality Project|About the project]]
* [[Wiki_name:About|About the project]]
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* [[Main Findings|Main findings]]
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* [[Project events|Recent]] and [[Global Book Launch Events|past]] informality events
  
  
<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">The collection of informal practices</strong>
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">Join our informality network</strong>
* [[Explore the Data|Browse the database]]
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*[[Joining_the_Global_Informality_Project|Participate in the Global Informality Project]]
* [[Teaching and Learning Resources]]
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*[[Related Projects|Connect with informality scholars]]
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*[http://eepurl.com/dz86ZX Subscribe to our mailing list]
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*[[Joining_the_Global_Informality_Project#Contact_us|Get in touch]]
  
  
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             <div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''INFORMAL PRACTICES'''</div>
 
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">Latest additions to the database</strong>
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">Explore our database</strong>
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* [[:Category:Entry|A-Z of informal practices]]
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* [[Explore the database|How to find an entry]]
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* Browse by [[List of countries and regions|country]], [[:Category:Theme|theme]] or [[:Category:Cluster|cluster]]
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: [[Recent entries|See more]]
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*Our entries published in [[:Category:2018 entry|2018]] and [[:Category:2019 entry|2019]]
 
 
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             <div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''JOIN'''</div>
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             <div class="mainpage_boxtitle">'''INFORMALITY RESOURCES'''</div>
 
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">The Global Encyclopaedia of Informality</strong>
* [[Joining_the_Global_Informality_Project|<span style="background-color: #FF8C00">''' OPEN CALL for Volume 3 '''</span>]]
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*[[Download the Global Encyclopaedia of Informality|Download]] the books for free
* [[Joining_the_Global_Informality_Project#Become_an_author|Guidelines for entries]]
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* Browse through the [[Table of Contents|table of contents]] and read the encyclopaedia online
* [[Joining_the_Global_Informality_Project#Contact_us|Contact us]]
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<strong class="mainpage_boxcontents_title">Discover more resources</strong>
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*[[Teaching and Learning Resources|Teaching and learning resources on informality]]
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*[[Theoretical Framing of the Database|Theoretical]] and [[Comparative Analyses|comparative]] analyses of the practices in our database
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*[[Ideas_for_Future_Research|Directions in informality research]]
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*[[Related Publications|Recent informality publications]] from our authors
  
  
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* [[Related_Projects|Open calls for related projects]]
 
* [[Related_Publications|Recent publications by contributors]]
 
* [http://eepurl.com/dz86ZX Subscribe to our mailing list]
 
 
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1988 to be identified as the authors of this work.</small>
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Revision as of 13:16, 16 October 2019

The Global Informality Project is a leading online resource for the world's open secrets, unwritten rules and hidden practices, broadly defined as 'ways of getting things done.' This global and growing database of invisible, yet powerful informal practices is made possible by remarkable collaboration of scholars from five continents. Building on the two printed volumes of the Global Encyclopaedia of Informality, the project:
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INFORMAL PRACTICES

Explore our database


Latest practices in the database

See more
INFORMALITY RESOURCES

The Global Encyclopaedia of Informality


Discover more resources


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Acknowledgements

The authors have asserted their rights under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 to be identified as the authors of this work.

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