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- DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018Globally, social provisioning of food is recognised as an important means to reduce the prevalence of malnutrition. Government food distribution programmes have potential for impact at scale in this context.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018Food fortification is a popular strategy for addressing ‘hidden hunger’, and staple foods are seen as promising, if unproven, vehicles for the delivery of essential micronutrients to poor people in developing countries. This article examines wheat flour fortification with iron in Pakistan as a case of technocratic optimism in the face of institutional constraints.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018There is increasing interest in the role that businesses can play in promoting the consumption of nutrient-dense foods as part of strategies to reduce the prevalence of micronutrient deficiencies in developing countries.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018Despite rapid economic growth, undernutrition rates in South Asia remain among the highest in the world. It is also seen that both rural and urban populations in developing countries are increasingly dependent on markets for food. This makes examining the potential of different agri‑food models to deliver nutritious foods relevant.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2018There is currently much talk of the private sector role in nutrition, and whether the state can better ‘shape’ the market to deliver nutritional outcomes. This article introduces an issue of the IDS Bulletin which presents research findings in this area developed by the consortium of research partners under the Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) programme.DocumentAfrican Journals Online - AJOL, 2015This paper examined tax reforms in Nigeria with respect to value added tax (VAT).DocumentAcademic Journals, 2015This study examined royalty interest management strategy and cost of oil and gas production in the Nigerian Niger-Delta. The respondents were sixteen opinion leaders from two oil and gas bearing communities in Rivers State. The survey research design was adopted for the study.DocumentUniversity of California, Los Angeles, 1975This article discusses issues that border on fiscal legitimacy and women’s rights in colonial Nigeria.Document
What is wrong with the fiscal social contract of taxation in developing countries? A dialogue with self-employed business owners in NigeriaSAGE Publications, 2017Contemporary societies are bound in a fiscal social contract between citizens and their elected governments who administer the states in the interest of all members. The fiscal social contract implies that citizens should pay tax which is utilized by government to execute programs for the collective good.DocumentMediterranean Center of Social and Educational Research, 2012The study examines the impact of tax revenue on the economic growth of Nigeria, judging from its impact on infrastructural development from 1980 to 2007.