• Mass Taxation and State-Society Relations in East Africa 

      Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge; Therkildsen, Ole (Taxation and State Building in Developing Countries Chapter 5, Chapter, 2008-01-01)
      Poll (‘head'''') tax has been the most common form of direct mass taxation in many sub-Saharan African countries since colonial times. Until very recently it was a dominant source of revenue for local governments. It has ...
    • Taxation, aid and democracy. An agenda for research in African countries 

      Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge; Therkildsen, Ole; Rakner, Lise; Semboja, Joseph (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2000)
      Taxation, aid and democracy are closely related in poor aid-dependent African countries. The way they tackle the issue of domestic revenue mobilisation significantly influences their potential for economic growth and ...
    • Taxation, aid and democracy. Research programme 2000-2003. Final report. 

      Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge; Therkildsen, Ole (Research report, 2004-01-01)
      Taxation, aid and democracy are closely related in poor aid-dependent African countries. The way they tackle the issue of domestic revenue mobilisation significantly influences their potential for economic growth and ...