Impact Assessment Study on Lagos State Law On Fees Collectible By Local Government Authorities -2012 & 2013.

Folarin Gbadebo-Smith Recent Research Governance & Political Economy

In July 2010, Lagos State passed a law to prescribe the levies that may be collected by local government councils in the state. The aim of the law was to reduce the incidence of multiple and illegal tax collection. In 2012 & 2013, CPPA implemented and produced a series of quantitative and qualitative research studies geared towards providing credible evidence …

Economic Impact Assessment of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Cashless Policy (2013)

Folarin Gbadebo-Smith Recent Research Governance & Political Economy

This CPPA survey evaluated the impact of the new CBN cashless policy on micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). CPPA utilized modified multi-stage sampling techniques in the collection of data from over five hundred micro, small and medium enterprises across all local government areas in Lagos state. Findings from this project informed decisions on improving legal, policy and regulatory environment for …

Energy Subsidies in Nigeria – (2011-2012)

Folarin Gbadebo-Smith Recent Research Energy & Environment, Surveys

This series of CPPA studies explored energy subsidy regimes (electricity and petroleum products) and offered policy suggestions towards reforming energy subsidies in Nigeria. Publications: Citizens’ Guide to Energy Subsidies in Nigeria Fuel Subsidies in Nigeria: A Desktop Review Impact of Fuel Subsidy Removal: A Public Opinion Poll