With funding from USAID, faculty reviewed capital investment strategies, public-private partnerships and institutional mechanisms to support implementation of mega-projects in Jordan's public sector in 2009.
Land Access and Housing
People Involved:Fernando R. Fernholz
Faculty supervised student interns working on municipal level land access and housing in Honduras with Habitat for Humanity and local officials in 2009.
Oil Taxation Analysis
People Involved:Gangadhar P. Shukla
With World Bank assistance, faculty worked with the Government of Nigeria in 2009 to analyze the weaknesses in the taxation of oil, from licensing for extraction to capital spending of revenues.
Property Tax Reform
People Involved:Roy Kelly, H. Rubino Sugana
Faculty supported Indonesia's Ministry of Finance in its central-level tax administration reform and in the devolution of the property tax to district level governments in 2009. Work was funded through the World Bank and Asian Development Bank, respectively.