Under a two-year contract with the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), faculty provided a resident fiscal decentralization advisor in 2007 to give policy support to the Ministry of Economy and Finance, Royal Government of Cambodia.
Expenditure Analysis and Program Evaluation
People Involved:Gangadhar P. Shukla, Graham Glenday, Joseph Tham, Fernando Fernholz
Topics:Taxation, Project appraisal
With USAID funding, faculty provided technical assistance on investment expenditure analysis and program evaluation to Ministries of Finance in the states of Karnataka, Jharkhand and Uttaranchal in India. Technical advice was also provided on aspects of tax policy and electricity regulation in Karnataka. The project was conducted from 2006 to 2007.
Government Revenue Projection
People Involved:H. Rubino Sugana
Faculty provided technical assistance and on-the-job training for Bhutan's Department of Revenue and Customs to produce medium-term (2008 – 2010) projections of all government revenues.
Tax System Performance Evaluation
People Involved:Graham Glenday, Gangadhar P. Shukla
Faculty reviewed and provided advice to South Africa's Ministry of Finance in 2008 on the overall performance of the tax system as well as a new minerals tax policy.