Areas of Competence
Our research and consultancy services are in the following areas:
- Food Security and Nutrition
Needs Assessment, Design and Evaluation of Food Security and Nutrition
Projects, Socio-economic Impact of Food Security and Nutrition Interventions,
Food Marketing Liberalization.
- Industrial and Trade Policies and Labour Markets
Strategic Competition Policy, Privatization of State Enterprises, Export
Processing Zones, Structural Adjustment Programs and Trade Performance,
Exchange Rate Policies, Regional Economic Integration, Industrial Relations
and Trade Unions, Reforms in Labour Markets.
- Fiscal and Monetary Policies and Financial Development
Fiscal Budget Analysis, Fiscal and Monetary Policy Analyses, Competition
in the Financial Sector, Regulation and Supervision of Financial Institutions,
Capital Market Studies.
- Social Protection and Institutional Development
Poverty Analyses, Evaluation of Poverty-Oriented Interventions, Structure
and Performance of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises, Development of Rural
Financial Intermediaries, Agricultural Development and the Environment,
Social Problems and Environmental Studies.
- Governance and Business Administration
Government Restructuring and Decentralization, Economic Management,
Efficiency and Development of Organisations, Productivity and Efficiency
Analysis at household, departmental and firm levels, Institutional
- Survey Management, Monitoring and Evaluation
Baseline Surveys, Follow-up Surveys, Survey Management, Database Managenent,
Administration of Cash Transfer Programmes.