How Can We Learn Whether Firm Policies Are Working in Africa? Challenges (and Solutions?) For Experiments and Structural Models
in Journal of African Economies
August 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Design of Experiments; Production and Organizations; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Economic Development. 8570 words.
Firm productivity is low in African countries, prompting governments to try a number of active policies to improve it. Yet despite the millions of dollars spent on these policies, we are...