Democratic governance and participatory budgeting : a theoretical discourse of the Nigerian experience

Abstract: The democratic governance and participatory budgeting of public sector finances in Nigeria, both nationally and locally, are discussed. Recommendations include: empowerment of the poor to enable more effective participation; and targeting resources to programmes directed to the poorest localities.

Author(s): Akindele, Sunday Tunde; Afolabi, Yakibi Ayodele; Ayeni, Oluwadare Ojo

Source(s): , Review of economics & finance; [4] p. 85-98 Review of economics & finance [4]

Published: 2012 Better advances press (BAP)], [Toronto (English

ISBN/ISSN: /1923-8401

Link: http://www.bapress.ca/ref/ref-2012-4/Democratic%20Governance%20and%20Participatory%20Budgeting.pdf

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