Tax incidence: a micro-simulation approach using acomputable general equilibrium model.
Report of the ad hoc expert group meeting on land tenure systems and sustainable development in southern Africa
In recognition of the problem of land tenure security and its effect on sustainable development, a study on Land tenure systems and sustainable development in Southern Africa was included in the ECA-SA work program. A draft ...
Fiscal decentralization Ghana's experience: lessons and issues
This Paper deals with Ghana Experience in Fiscal Decentralization: Lessons and Issues. It is structured into a number of parts as follows: the structure of Ghana's public administration system and financial management ...
Institutional inefficiency, income inequality and fiscal policy
The paper develops a simple theoretical framework for the analysis of the interaction between institutional inefficiency, income inequality, government stability and re-distributive fiscal policy. Theoretical predictions ...
Optimal Commodity Taxation Efficiency and Equity Aspects.
This document focused on fiscal policy and growth in Africa: fiscal federalism, decentralization and the incidence of taxation.
Report : key components of pro-poor growth strategies
The number of people living in absolute poverty in Africa is projected to increase from 380 million in 1998 to 451 million in 2015. Reversing this trend will require accelerating the rate of economic growth. Many countries ...
Statistics and indicators in the fields of human rights and governance: METAGORA
In the course of the last four years a huge amount of resources and energy has been invested in launching and supporting the so-called Monteux/Munich/Merida process. This process aims at strengthening the use of statistics, ...
Critical and prospective views on ICTs, governance and people in Africa
This paper raises several fundamental issues: Are African States as we know them today able to promote accountable and transparent governance? To what extent is electronic governance pre-conditioned by democracy? What are ...
Etude extérieure du travail de la CEA
A la dernière session de la Commission tenue à Johannesburg (Afrique du Sud) en octobre 2002, plusieurs Etats membres avaient demandé qu'une étude extérieure des activités de la CEA soit entreprise à la suite des profondes ...
Notes and guidelines for chairs, speakers, panellists, rappporteurs, delegates and observers at the third meeting of the committee on development information(CODI.3)
The Committee on Development Information (CODI) is composed of statisticians, librarians, information and Geo-information specialists, who are government officials of the members States of the Economic Commission for ...