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Mobile infrastructure and rural business enterprises : evidence from sim registration mandate in Niger (English)

Business enterprises and non-agricultural startups in rural economies play crucial roles in ending the vicious cycle of poverty. The propagation of business enterprises are, however, subject to a high degree of institutional frictions and vacuums e.g., information; but mobile infrastructure which has the externality of flowing information can help overcome most of these vacuums through reduced fixed costs, lower cost of information or search, and outreach to a broader customer base. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8278 DEC 18, 2017

Annan,Francis; Sanoh,Aly Disclosed