Central Bank of Nigeria
Finance, Financing infrastructure, Financing Growth, Economy, Nigeria, Economic Development
The paper addresses the issue of finance for infrastructure, the adequacy or otherwise of the traditional annuall budgetary allocation, and alternative methods for funding infrastructure. The potentials of the stockmarket in filling the financing gap, option of Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement in upscaling our infrastructure is examined. The paper covers an assessment of the merits and demerits of PPP, the PPP process and framework in Nigeria, and how Nigeria could benefit from the experiences of other jurisdictions.
Mansur, Ahmed (2011). Financing Infrastructure and Growth: lessons and experience. Economic and Financial Review. 49 (4),179 - 191.