A Research Agenda for the Small and Growing Business Sector: Summarizing the Existing Evidence and Research Needs
Author(s): C. Woodruff


“Hundreds, if not thousands, of programs exist to help drive business growth in emerging markets. But what does the evidence actually tell us about whether these programs help businesses grow? And what can practitioners learn from this evidence to design more effective interventions? This knowledge synthesis summarizes the current evidence, identifies gaps in the academic research, and proposes a practitioner-oriented research agenda for the sector.”