Project description

Project name: Nigeria Political Economy of Trade
Project description:

This report analyses the political economy of trade policy in Nigeria. It is concerned with understanding how trade policy is formulated and implemented in practice, and analyses these outcomes in terms of the underlying interests, incentives and institutional arrangements. The analysis helps to explain many of the weaknesses in trade policy in Nigeria, and is intended be used as a tool to identify realistic proposals for reform.

Start date:January 2012
Duration:2 months
Countries:Nigeria
Client:Policy Development Facility
Funder: DFID
Team members:Gareth Williams (team leader) , Sam Unom