How does electricity insecurity affect businesses in low and middle income countries?

2015
Page count
54
pages
Description

This study examines how electricity insecurity affects the productivity and growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in low and middle income countries, and how this impact can be mitigated. The analysis focuses largely on manufacturing SMEs which account for significant employment in developing countries and are associated with higher per capita GDP.

Publish date
Authors
A. Scott
E. Darko
A. Lemma
Juan-Pablo Rud
Language of publication
English
Region/Country
Region
East Asia and Pacific
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Bangladesh
Nepal
Nigeria
Pakistan
Tanzania
Uganda
Sector
Energy