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Does Managerial Foresight Matter in Microenterprise Performance? Evidence from Nepalese Microenterprises

Foresight aspect of micro-entrepreneurs and its effects on the microenterprise performance is a novel field of study.

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20 Apr 2017

Competition and the Welfare Gains from Transportation Infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India

A significant amount of resources is spent every year on the improvement of transportation infrastructure in developing countries.

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7 Apr 2017

Green microfinance strategy for entrepreneurial transformation: validating a pattern towards sustainability

This paper by Shahidullah and Emdad Haque (2016), published in Enterprise Development and Microfinance, illustrates a shifted microfinance modality that adopted greening principles towards sustainability.

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16 Feb 2017

SME’s registration Evidence from an RCT in Bangladesh

Firms informality is pervasive in Bangladesh. In this paper published in Economics Letters, De Giorgi and Rahman (2013) implemented an information campaign on registration and find that the treatment made firms more aware, but had no impact on registration.

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3 Feb 2017

A New Approach of Measuring Hospital Performance for Lowand Middle-income Countries

Efficiency of the hospitals affects the price of health services. Health care payments have equity implications. Evidence on hospital performance can support to design the policy; however, the recent literature on hospital efficiency produced conflicting results.

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31 Jan 2017

Agricultural Productivity and Structural Transformation: Evidence from Brazil

In this paper published in the American Economic Review, Bustos, Caprettini and Ponticelli (2016) study the effects of the adoption of new agricultural technologies on structural transformation.

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9 Dec 2016

Pathways to Profits: The Impact of Marketing versus Finance Skills on Business Performance

This paper by Anderson, Chandy and Zia (2017, published in Management Science, examines the impact of improvements in marketing skills relative to finance skills among small business owners.

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7 Dec 2016

The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality

The idea that worker utility is affected by co-worker wages has potentially broad labor market implications.

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30 Nov 2016

Interfirm Relationship and Business Performance

In this paper published in The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Cai and Szeidl (2017) organized business associations for the owner-managers of randomly selected young Chinese firms to study the effect of business networks on firm performance.

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24 Oct 2016

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