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Research outputs: INFORMAL SECTOR
2021 Measurement of innovation in the informal sector in Africa: the importance to industrial policy
Innovation is key to industrialization in Africa and must be aligned with industrial policy. A challenge for African countries is to design ...
2020 Opening up new trajectories in the informal sector: can township innovation hubs make the difference?
A key question that this policy brief addresses is: How can township innovation hubs contribute to building local innovation and production ...Download this report
2020 Informal sector measurement of openness, collaboration and innovation: the case of Otigba hardware microenterprises cluster in Africa
Over 75% of the economic activities in Africa and other developing countries occurs in the informal sector. On the other hand, over 75% of e...
This study contributes to the growing literature on innovation capability in the informal sector in Nigeria. It explores the role of opennes...Download this report