Fragile States! Why Subnational Governments in Nigeria Cannot Subsist on Internally Generated Revenue?

There is serious concern about sustainability of states in Nigeria owing to high dependence on centrally collected and shared federation account. This is partly because the federation account is funded mainly from revenue from oil—an exhaustible resource with fluctuating international price and dema...

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Main Author: Agu, Chukwuma
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: IUP Publications 2011
published in: The IUP Journal of Public Finance no. 1; pp. 25 - 53
Data of publication: 2011
Series: The IUP Journal of Public Finance
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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