Media Coverage

April 2020
Rasmus Corlin Christensen featured in Danish national newspaper

ICTD researcher Rasmus Corlin Christensen was featured in Danish national newspaper Weekendavisen for his work in tax research. Read the article online here.

January 2020
Tax Notes writes article based on ICTD Working Paper

Ahead of the OECD’s Inclusive Framework plenary in Paris, we published a policy brief by Martin Hearson and a working paper by Solomon Rukundo. Tax Notes covered Solomon Rukundo’s working paper on “Addressing the Challenges of Taxation of the Digital Economy: Lessons for African Countries”, in their news story on January 29. Read the article here.

December 2019
Taxing Africa makes Foreign Affairs’ List of Best Books in 2019

Our book, Taxing Africa, was selected as 1 of the 3 best books on Africa in 2019 by Foreign Affairs editors and book reviewers. See the full list of books here.

December 2019
Tax Matters episode on NTRN conference

This week’s Tax Matters episode covers the 3rd annual conference of the Nigerian Tax Research Network. Watch it here.

December 2019
The NTRN conference in the media

We held the third annual meeting of the Nigerian Tax Research Network in collaboration with the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) in Abuja earlier this month. Dr. Fowler, Executive Chairman of FIRS, gave the opening remarks and spoke with journalists about an online purchase tax, as a lot of products purchased online and delivered to homes across the country were not taxed. Read the articles by The Nation, Punch Nigeria, and The Daily Post.

December 2019
NTRN conference featured in Leadership news

The 3rd annual meeting of the Nigerian Tax Research Network was mentioned in an article by the Leadership newspaper: “FIRS Moves To Optimise Digital Tax Collection” by Blessing Bature.