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The Role of Training in Fostering Cluster-Based Micro and Small Enterprises Development

Tetsushi Sonobe () and Keijiro Otsuka ()

No wp-2012-099, WIDER Working Paper Series from World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER)

Abstract: While it has been increasingly recognized that efficient management holds the key to the development of micro and small enterprises in developing countries, we know very little about the managerial capacity of business owners and managers in these countries. In order to explore whether we can nurture managerial capacity, this paper reviews case studies of industrial clusters in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, including randomized control trials of management training.

Keywords: Entrepreneurship; Industrial management; Industrial policy; Management (Technological innovations) (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2012
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