Weustink, The Lindi Bay LNG Project: a resource blessing or curse for the local community? ​

The main objective of this thesis is to test whether newly discovered natural resources in the form of an LNG project in Lindi, Tanzania turn out to be a resource blessing or a curse at the local level. The Quick Scan Model is used as a methodological tool to make an economic analysis and built three scenarios to create an economic outlook for the local community. Due to its important role at the local level, the quality of local government institutions is newly added to the model.

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