Benjamin Kachero

Office of the Ugandan Prime Minister

Benjamin Kachero holds a Masters degree in Economic Policy Management and a Bachelors degree in Development Economics from Makerere University. He is an Economist in the Directorate of Policy Implementation Coordination, Monitoring and Evaluation of the Office of the Prime Minister. He is involved in assessment of the performance of government programmes, policies and projects in Ministries, Departments and Agencies. He has participated in several evaluations including those with researchers in academia. He is a member of: African Impact Evaluation Network of AGRODEP, IDEAS, Uganda Evaluation, Uganda Economics Associations, National Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Working Group of Uganda, Taskforce on assessment of performance of externally funded projects across all government sectors.

Researcher's Grant Projects

This project addresses three key constraints that are particularly relevant to small firms in capital-intensive industries: knowledge constraints, market failures and lack of economies of scale.
Researchers: Arman Rezaee, Sarojini Hirshleifer, Benjamin Kachero, Andy Brownback, Denis Okumu
Grants Round: 5th MRG Round
Country: Uganda
This study conducts a unique experimental evaluation of an intervention that focuses on technical training and the creation of economies of scale among small enterprises to increase access to markets.
Researchers: Sarojini Hirshleifer, Arman Rezaee, Benjamin Kachero
Grants Round: Special ERG - PhD #3
Country: Uganda