International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD)
ICTD was established in November 2010 with financial support from the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID) and from the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad).
The International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD) is a global policy research network dealing with the political economy of taxation policies and practices in developing countries , with a special emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa. Our long term objective is to contribute to development by mobilising knowledge that will help make taxation policies more conducive to pro-poor economic growth and good governance. Our operational objectives are to generate and disseminate relevant knowledge to policymakers and to mobilise knowledge in ways that will widen and deepen public debate about taxation issues within poorer countries.
Taxing the urban boom in Tanzania: Central versus local government property tax collection
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Merima Ali, Lucas Katera
Theory and practise of decentralization by devolution: Lessons from a research programme in Tanzania (2002-13)
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Lucas Katera
Research and policy nexus: Perspectives from twenty years of policy research in Tanzania.
Tax bargains in unlikely places: The politics of Zambian mining taxes
The Extractive Industries and Society
Taxing the urban boom: property taxation in Africa
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Merima Ali, Tom Goodfellow
Beneficial openness? Weighing the costs and benefits of financial transparency
Property Taxation in Developing Countries
Merima Ali, Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Lucas Katera
Governance challenges in Tanzania’s natural gas sector: Unregulated lobbyism and uncoordinated policy
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Jesper Johnsøn
Corruption, natural resources and development: from resource curse to political ecology