Revenue transparency to mitigate the resource curse in the Niger Delta?

Issue: EITI, Research
Organization: Bonn International Center for Conversion
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As the international Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is purported by many as a means to overcome the development phenomenon known as the 'resource curse', this paper investigates the extent to which its Nigerian version, the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) can help mitigate the resource curse in the Niger Delta.