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Journal Article
On the link between managerial attributes and firm access to formal credit in Myanmar

Using a survey of enterprises in Myanmar, we examine demand for formal credit and the extent to which firms are self-constrained by not applying for credit or if they apply and are constrained by bank’s rejections...

Formal credit Gender Personality traits
Co-creation for fair and efficient taxation: Research recommendations to improve policies

How can we determine the taxation of wage earners or multinational corporations in a fair manner? Will simplifying tax administration help increase tax compliance in a low-income country context?...

Taxation Administrative data Domestic revenue mobilization
Policy seminar
Linkages between Special Economic Zone investments and the local economy
19 June 2021
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Past event
Business Practice Intervention Survey: Descriptive Report

Myanmar’s manufacturing sector is at the heart of the country’s commercial landscape...

Business Firm survey Manufacturing firms
Policy Brief
Firm performance, trade linkages, and the growth of SMEs in Tanzania SMEs Tanzania Growth and employment
Journal Article
The political economy of small and medium-sized enterprise development: Characteristics, productive value and market constraints in industrial manufacturing

This study analyses the differentials of productive values in Vietnamese micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and how market constraints have hindered their performance...

SMEs Industrial policy Value addition
Maria Jouste on Tax for Development

Maria Jouste , UNU-WIDER Research Associate, will give a presentation at the Tax for Development webinar series on 17 November 2020 (CET). The webinar series is hosted by Chr. Michelsen Institute . The topic of Jouste's presentation will be...

17 November 2020
Past event
Research Brief
Are employees in Vietnamese SMEs compensated for working in unfavourable conditions? Vulnerability Working conditions Wage differentials
Research Brief
Economic transformation in Vietnam: SMEs and access to credit Access to credit Viet Nam SMEs
Working Paper
Putting the financial system to work for the poor and SMEs

The financial inclusion effort achieved positive results, with the number of Mozambicans having access to banking services increasing considerably, particularly after 2011–12...

Credit Guarantees Financial inclusion
Working Paper
Partnership for inclusive growth: Can linkages with large firms spur the growth of SMEs in Tanzania?

A recent strand of literature on small and medium enterprise (SME) development identifies linkages with large firms as some of the enablers of development and competitiveness. However, there is a dearth of empirical studies on the topic...

SMEs Firm linkages Firms
Myanmar Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Survey 2019: Descriptive Report

The 2019 descriptive report of the Myanmar Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Survey is the second quantitative report of the Myanmar Enterprises Monitoring System (MEMS) project...

SMEs Informal sector Manufacturing
Policy Brief
Eight lessons on small and medium-sized enterprises in Vietnam SMEs Microeconomics Private sector
Book Chapter

From the book: Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in Vietnam

SMEs Microeconomics Private sector
Book Chapter
Pecuniary returns to working conditions

From the book: Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in Vietnam

Wage differentials Working conditions Small and medium enterprises
Book Chapter
Certification and business risk

From the book: Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in Vietnam

Risk SMEs Business
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