Monthly Archives: October 2014

Event, Monday, Oct 27. Lebas on Nigeria






Adrienne Lebas, American University The Origins of Voluntary Compliance: Attitudes toward Taxation in Urban Nigeria.” 12 Noon, PAC 004 Abstract: How do states convince citizens to pay tax? Rather than focusing on enforcement, most accounts emphasize voluntary or “quasi-voluntary” compliance as an essential element in successful tax regimes. There remains, however, limited understanding of how…

Today at Noon: Ebola in the News, Panel, PAC 002






Has Ebola broken all the rules? What do we know about past outbreaks?What is the potential political impact for Africa?   Professors Bill Johnston (History), Laura Ann Twagira (History), and Mike Nelson (Government) will discuss the recent health crisis. via African Studies Cluster @ Wesleyan » Blog Archive » Ebola in the News: A Historical…