Oct 27, 2017 Collaboration & Partnerships

Local Content Policies and Backward Integration in Nigeria Final Report

Nigeria has experienced rapid but low-quality growth over the past decade. This has been accompanied by limited structural change and...
Oct 27, 2017 Policy Briefs

Local Content Policies and Backward Integration in Nigeria

This paper summarises the main findings and policy recommendations in the collaborative research prepared by the Nigerian Economic Summit...
Oct 25, 2017 Policy Briefs

How to revive Nigeria’s neglected Leather Industry

Nigeria has the largest resource of goatskin and kidskin in Africa representing 46% and 18% of the total in West Africa and Africa,...
Sep 20, 2017 Business Confidence Monitor

Business activities underperformed but optimism is on the rise

Optimism about the overall business situation increased slightly in the three months to June 2017. On the average, the overall BCM index...
Aug 8, 2017 Policy Briefs

Making Public-Private Partnerships work in Nigeria

Nigeria’s huge infrastructure deficit remains a major obstacle to improved living standards, enterprise development and sustained...
May 24, 2017 Business Confidence Monitor

Managers’ Optimism Drives Economic Activities

Business Confidence Monitor (BCM) is a survey-based quarterly report which tracks actual performance of business activities and reveals the...
Apr 29, 2017 Policy Briefs

Public Procurement Process: Global Practices and the Nigerian Experience

Public procurement has evolved as a powerful tool to deliver public goods and facilitate economic development. Sustained interest in public...
Mar 31, 2017 Policy Briefs

Enhancing Intra-African Trade: How Will Nigeria’s Service Sector Fare?

In this Policy Brief, we analysed the potential of Africa’s trade in services and examined Nigeria’s preparedness for gaining market...