Publisher: 
Law in transition
Publication Type: 
Research on the EITI
Published Date: 
June, 2014

Through the looking glass: the role of the EITI in sustainable resource development

Many resource-rich countries have failed to convert their natural wealth into sustainable, broad-based and long-term prosperity. In this article Paul Moffatt and Vesselina Haralampieva examine the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), as a global platform which aims to contribute to economic development in resource-rich countries through facilitating greater accountability for revenues from natural resources. 

It is printed in the Spring 2014 issue of EBRD's legal journal, Law in transition, linked here: www.ebrd.com/downloads/research/law/lit14eb.pdf