This report assesses the current innovation ecosystem across Nigeria and recommends design principles for innovation hubs to be developed regionally in the short and medium term.
Collective Action on Corruption in Nigeria; A Social Norms Approach to Connecting Society and Institutions
The findings from this report presents new evidence of the social beliefs and expectations that influence some day-today forms of corruption in Nigeria. It also diagnoses what drives corrupt behaviour in Nigeria, and the types of beliefs that support practices understood to be corrupt. Its findings are based largely on a national household survey in collaboration with Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics with support from FCDO (formerly DFID).
This literature review summarises existing analyses of the economic position of women and adolescent girls in Northern Nigeria, as well as constraints and opportunities for change.
This is an assessment of the Ekiti State 8-point agenda conducted in 2011 with the support of FCDO (formerly DFID).
This was necessitated in order to support Ekiti State Government in the implementation of its 8-point agenda for the recovery of the state. This report documents the major challenges facing the Ekiti State Recovery Road Map (or 8-point agenda) and also details recommendations for improvement of the roadmap.
This is the report from a feasibility study conducted on the possibility of constructing a border post and associated infrastructure at Saki West, Oyo State. Conducted in 2012 and funded by FCDO Nigeria Policy Development Facility (FCDO-PDF).
This study focuses on the benefits and economic viability of the bridge over the Okparu river at Okerete, the rehabilitation of the access roads in both Nigeria and Benin, and the establishment of a formal border post.
Identifying and spurring high-growth entrepreneurship: experimental evidence from a business plan competition
This report evaluates the impact of the YouWin! business plan competition, finding that it had large positive effects on the winning firms.
This literature review provides a global context for the links between women’s participation in economic activity and economic growth, and recommendations to overcome key challenges to the economic empowerment of women in Nigeria.
This study was carried out in 2018 and documents the factors and unique characteristics that led to the formation, growth, and relative success of the Aba cluster and gives clarity on the constraints businesses in the cluster face. Contained in this report are recommendations for increasing productivity in the cluster and in Nigeria in general using Aba as a case study. The information contained in this report will be of use to both private and public sector organizations seeking to contribute to the growth of the Aba garment and leather goods clusters.
This report presents a comparative assessment on how to minimize the risks and maximize the benefits of AFCFTA and expectations from no-deal brexit.