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Determinants of value added tax revenue in Kenya
Past studies that have been undertaken on the responsiveness of tax revenues to changes in GDP in Kenya have found a positive relationship between tax revenues and GDP. However, the studies omit some key determinants of ...
Social Capital and Rural Economic Development in Western Province of Kenya: An Empirical Analysis
This study sought to fill an information gap on the determinants of social capital and its impact on rural economic development. The overall objective of this study was to examine formation of social capital and its role ...
Determinants of Informal Sector Performance in the Rural Areas of Kenya: Evidence from Makueni County
The general objective of this paper was to investigate the factors that determine the performance of woodwork and metalwork enterprises in the rural parts of Makueni County in Kenya. The results showed that working capital. ...
Remittances and Economic Growth in Kenya (1970-2010)
Statisticshow that remittances to Kenya have been increasing over the years. Studies on the effect of remittances on economic growthin Kenya are limited and have not included private capital inflows as one of the determinants ...
Effects of East African Community Regional Trade Agreement on Member's Agricultural Exports
Agricultural activities contribute to about 33% of the East African Comrnunitys Gross Domestic Product (World Bank, 2009), 83% of the populace live in rural areas and 80% of the populace depend on agriculture directly and ...
Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Commercialization of Local Research in COMESA
This study investigates the contribution of new knowledge and innovation as measured by the number of patents & scientific journals as well as the impact of total labour force on the manufacturing sector Gross Domestic ...