IPF is very competent in the field of public finance both at the National and County levels. The institute’s competence is in the analysis of National government budgets, revenue-raising measures (tax policies, internal and external borrowing), and the role of public finance management in addressing inequalities and stimulating economic development. The Institute’s Research Department essentially seeks to provide evidence through research and policy analysis with the aim of providing information on Public Finance Management in Kenya.
The department works closely with the Programmes Department to provide advocacy materials through the evidence it generates. These materials are as below: