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dc.contributor.authorMoyi, Eliud
dc.contributor.authorNjiraini, Peter
dc.date.accessioned2021-03-08T05:35:53Z
dc.date.available2021-03-08T05:35:53Z
dc.date.issued2005
dc.identifier.urihttp://repository.kippra.or.ke/handle/123456789/2744
dc.descriptionThis paper examines the theories and practices of micro and small enterprises (MSEs) workspaces provision in Kenyaen
dc.description.abstractOne of Kenya’s development goals is to provide an enabling environment for both local and foreign investors. An important element of such an environment is the physical infrastructure especially land and workspaces. An effective and functional physical infrastructure, is critical for productivity and competitiveness of both small and large enterprises. This paper examines the theories and practices of micro and small enterprises (MSEs) workspaces provision in Kenya and elsewhere and distils some lessons. These lessons have been used to design a framework for workspaces provision. Review of theories and practices reveal that state institutions, both central and local, continue to marginalise and exclude the sector from mainstream policy and regulatory framework, viewing it as a temporary phenomenon. Provision of land and workspaces are the two main infrastructural concerns for micro and small Enterprises in Kenya, which continue to act as a constraint to the growth of the sector...en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherThe Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA)en
dc.relation.ispartofseriesDiscussion Paper No.53 of 2005;
dc.subjectKenyaen
dc.subjectWorkspaces modelen
dc.subjectInformal sector theoryen
dc.subjectUrban planning theoryen
dc.subjectMicro and small enterprise (MSE)en
dc.titleDiscussion Paper No. 53 of 2005 on Misallocation of Workspaces for MSEs in Kenya: Lessons and Modelsen
dc.typeDiscussion Paperen


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