Research Papers ( 60 Found )


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Sun, Nov 30, 2008

Implications of an EPA for Kenya

Author(s): IEA Kenya,

Theme: General,

The stated objective of the EPAs, (according to the EU) is to introduce reciprocity into (and therefore achieve WTO compatibility for) the long standing trade relationships between the EU and the ACP. As such it is incumbent on ACP countries like Kenya that are contemplating negotiating an EPA to ensure that, at a minimum, market access gains secured under the Lome conventions are not eroded or that there are net welfare gains for the country in the new trade arrangements.



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Sun, Nov 30, 2008

Budget Analysis, Monitoring and Impact Assessment from a Gender Perspective

Author(s): IEA Kenya,

Theme: General,

This is a report of a training workshop organized by the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Abantu for Development on Budget Analysis, Monitoring and Impact Assessment held between September 4th and 8th 2005 at the Great Rift Valley Lodge Naivasha.



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Sun, Nov 30, 2008

Public Private Partnerships (PPP) Practice and Regulatory Policy in Kenya

Author(s): IEA Kenya,

Theme: General,

The Government is increasingly seeking to develop financing mechanisms, which bring together the public and private sectors, not only to control budgetary expenditure but also to pool these two sectors’ specific know-how.



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Sun, Nov 30, 2008

Taxation & Tax Modernization in Kenya: A Diagnosis of Performance & Options for Further Reform

Author(s): Eliud Moyi, Eric Ronge,

Theme: General,

This paper discusses some of the important issues related to tax administration, tax policy and tax modernization as implemented in Kenya. This is approached from both macroeconomic and microeconomic viewpoints using data from 1996 to 2005. The macroeconomic perspective focuses mainly on issues of tax yields and structure of taxation while the microeconomic perspective looks at specific issues of tax design and tax administration.



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Sun, Nov 30, 2008

Engendering Education Sector Budget:Reforming Future Education Sector Budgets

Author(s): IEA Kenya,

Theme: General,

This paper thoroughly analyses budgetary, policy implications and recommends way forward for the education sector. The main purpose is to inform the budget proposals and contribute to Medium term expenditure framework (MTEF) education sector as the salient features that could spur the sector for economic and social development.



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Sun, Jun 8, 2008

Profile of Women’s Socio- Economic Status in Kenya

Author(s): IEA Kenya,

Theme: General,

Various national, regional and international conventions and documentation have emphasised that enabling the population, regardless of gender to actively participate in social and economic wellbeing is critical for long-term and sustainable social, political and economic development of any society.



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