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Empowering Women: The Envisioned Approach in the 2024/25 National Program-Based Budget Estimates

Tue, Jun 4, 2024 | 5:02 pm
The National Treasury has published the latest national edition of Program-Based Budget estimates for 2024/25. My reading of the document suggests that ...

Commercial Shipping and Seabourne Trade Policy Handbook: The Red Sea Crisis

Wed, May 29, 2024 | 6:29 pm
The Houthi’s are Yemeni political actors. The Houthis, and Somali pirates have been launching direct kinetic attacks on shipping assets. The Houthi’s ...

Finance Bill 2024 Landscape: Kenya’s Alcoholic Industry

Wed, May 29, 2024 | 2:55 pm
Introduction Conditional on the passage of the Finance Bill 2024, a 750 ml bottle of 37% alcohol by volume of a popular ...

The Rise in Nairobi Expressway Toll Fees: The Fast Lane Costs More than Projected.

Mon, May 13, 2024 | 11:34 am
In a Public-public-private partnership, the private partner typically assumes many responsibilities throughout the project life cycle. In a Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model, the ...

Key Political Economy Issues of Kenya’s Taxation System

Sun, May 5, 2024 | 3:12 pm
This blog highlights IEA’s most recent work on taxation, a problem-driven political economy analysis of taxation.[i] After the study's publication, a ...

Court adjournments and case burdens, and the implications for access to justice

Wed, Apr 3, 2024 | 2:13 pm
Case Adjournments is one of the key issues that contributes to case backlogs because it reduces the efficiency of courts.  An ...

Potential Benefits and Risks of Inter-Sacco Lending Rate

Tue, Apr 2, 2024 | 11:18 am
Introduction In February 2023, the Kenyan government announced its intention to establish a framework that will enable Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies ...

Increasing Enrolment in Kenya’s Social Health Insurance: How Best It Can Be Done

Tue, Mar 26, 2024 | 2:24 pm
While Kenya has long implemented the NHIF (National Hospital Insurance Fund) whose core mandate is to provide medical insurance coverage to all ...

Double Taxation Agreements: How they Work

Wed, Mar 13, 2024 | 5:12 pm
Introduction According to the United Nations, Double Taxation Agreements (DTAs) are “bilateral agreements between two countries which allocate taxing rights over income ...