All posts tagged "economy"
Financing the Infrastructure Cities Need – Discussion Paper #3
The purpose of this paper is to discuss key drivers in developing an effective system of local government finance. Good local government finance enables cities to generate sustainable endogenous revenues for infrastructure and public service provision. The...
- Posted November 13, 2015
The Role of Cities in Productive Transformation
Productive transformation policies have gained renewed prominence in recent years. In both developed and developing countries, governments and private sector actors have begun planning and implementing programmes and instruments for private sector development; cluster promotion and value chain; as well as...
- Posted July 28, 2015
Tapping tax revenue for development – Discussion Paper No. 1, Kiambu County
This discussion paper examines the enormous potential of fiscal restructuring at the local level in achieving inclusive economic and social development. The paper looks at Kiambu County, a rapidly growing and urbanizing part of metropolitan Nairobi. The...
- Posted July 3, 2015