The Informal Sector, Employment, And Economic Growth: Recommendations For Effective Policies

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Africa At A Fork In The Road: Taking Off Or Disappointment Once Again?


This paper seeks to highlight the most appropriate policy responses to address the informal sector in light of recent research. At the end of each subsection we propose actions to be taken for a productive public-private dialogue.

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Yale Center For The Study Of Globalization


E. Zedillo, O. Cattaneo, And H. Wheeler