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Book Chapter | May 2015
How far has the recent global wave of tax reform contributed to state building in poorer countries? This chapter concludes that ...
Tax, tax reform, globalisation, state building, developing countries
CMI Brief | Mar 2017
Property tax (PT) raises on average revenues of less than 1% of GDP in developing countries. In many African countries it contributes far less ...
tax, finance, property tax, real estate, Tanzania, Africa
Event | 6 Jun 2011
Since 2008 CEIC and CMI hold an annual conference that aims to present the results of research projects led by these two institutions.
News | 28 Jan 2014
Taxpayer compliance in Sub-Saharan Africa is closely linked to peoples' views of the government's ability to deliver on important services, the fairness of the system, and consequences of tax evasion shows findings from the recent Afrobarometer survey.
Project | Jan 2011 - Oct 2014
In 2008, on a piloting basis, a new system for property tax collection was introduced in some municipalities in Dar es Salaam. While the municipalities ...
Taxation, property tax, Tanzania
Project | Aug 2006 - Jun 2007
The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of the tax system on the growth of firms within five key sectors (agriculture, tourism, ...
Taxation, tax reform, tax administration, effective tax rate, investments, economic growth, Africa, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mozambique, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
Project | Jan - Jun 2006
The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of the tax regime (instruments, rates, administration and coverage) on the growth of firms ...
Taxation, tax policy, tax administration, effective tax rate, injvestments, economic growth, Tanzania
Project | Jan 2003 - Dec 2004
Jan Isaksen is engaged in this project that deals with the management of benefit streams from natural resources in African developing countries. ...
Benefit Streams Management, natural resources, mines, taxation, Africa: Botswana, Namibia
CMI Emeritus, economist focusing on poverty, development and public finance.
Macro-economics, policy analysis, public finance, poverty analysis, development aid, regional co-operation, institutional development and capacity building for policy analysis, Africa: South Africa, Botswana, Angola, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya., Asia: Armenia
Senior Researcher, Coordinator Governance
Political scientist whose competence areas include local government reform, corruption and opposition in Africa.
Local government reform, corruption, China in Africa, press freedom, China, Africa: Angola, Mozambique., Americas: Venezuela
Journal Article | Jan 2001
Donors focus increasingly on domestic revenue generation as a way of reducing aid dependence in Africa. But tax administrations in many African ...
Taxation, Foreign aid, Africa
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
The Politics of revenue mobilisation: explaining continuity in Namibia tax policies Lise Rakner NEP
Book Chapter | Jan 2006
The growth of Africa's towns and cities has outpaced local authority capacity in terms of management, infrastructure, and financing. Many African ...
Taxation, fiscal decentralisation, urbanisation, Africa
Newspaper Op-Ed | Aug 2007
New study hints on country's business barriers Perege Gumbo, Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Ivar Kolstad and K
Business constraints, taxation, corruption, regulations, Tanzania
Report in External Series | Apr 2009
This paper examines recent experiences with outsourced revenue collection to private agents in local government authorities in Tanzania. Based ...
Taxation, tax administration, local government, outsourcing, tax farming, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jul 2009
Donors demand that recipient country governments clean up their tax administration systems as a way of expanding state revenues and fighting ...
Taxation, tax exemptions, donors
Tax Evasion and Fiscal Corruption. Essays on Compliance and Tax Administrative Practices in East and South Africa
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2006
Tax evasion and corruption in the tax administration hit developing countries hard. The purpose of this thesis is to shed light on these phenomena ...
Taxation, Tax evasion, Corruption, Tax administration, Africa: South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda
Commissioned Report | Jan 2010
Good Tax Governance (GTG) and more effective tax systems are central for sustainable development because they can: (i) mobilise the domestic ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2005
New Challenges Face Local Government Revenue Odd-Helge Fjeldstad Daily Times (Dar es Salaam, Tanzan
Taxation, local government, decentralisation, Africa: Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 2003
In urban Africa, informal employment constitutes 90 per cent of all new jobs. Informal work is characterised by being unrecognised, unprotected ...
Gender, urbanization, micro credit, taxation, Africa: Uganda