Central Bank of Nigeria
Federal government programmes, Economic downturn, Keynote address, Nigerian economy, Critical infrastructure
The paper reviews the strategies for strengthening the existing sources of traditional finance in Nigeria and also, introduces new sources of innovative finance that will be suitable for funding government development programmes, as well as, the SDGs Agenda 2030. Furthermore, the possible role of the central bank vis a-vis the government fiscal authorities in the management of some sophisticated financial instruments which is increasingly gaining momentum as part of innovative development finance is discussed.
CBN Economic and Financial Review
Asogwa, R. C. (2015). Governments' options for financing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a period of economic downturn, CBN Economic and Financial Review, 53(4), 127-145.