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    • Determinants of manufacturing firms’ Research and Development investments: evidence from Kenya 

      Shibia, Adan Guyo (Journal of Business and Socioeconomic Development, 2021)
      This study investigates effects of firm-level, sector-level and business environment factors on manufacturing firms’ Research and Development (R&D) investment decisions in Kenya. Design/methodology/approach – Panel Probit ...
    • Kenya Economic Report 2021 on Kenya in the Covid-19 Era: Fast-Tracking Recovery and Delivery of the "Big Four" Agenda 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The Kenya Economic Report (KER) 2021 is the thirteenth in a series of annual reports prepared by the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), pursuant to the KIPPRA Act No. 15 of 2006. The ...
    • Policy Brief No. 10 of 2020-2021 on Exploiting Job Creation Potential for Youth in Industries Without Smokestacks in Kenya 

      Onsomu, Eldah; Nyabaro, Violet; Munga, Boaz; Shibia, Adan (Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis, 2021)
      The Kenyan economy has over the last two decades experienced an upward trajectory in economic growth. The country’s real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) more than doubled from Ksh 2,150 billion in 2001 to Ksh 5,049 billion ...
    • Policy Brief No. 15 of 2021-2022 on Constraints along the Cotton Textile and Apparel Value Chain in Kenya 

      Njoroge, Lawrence; Malicha, Wario (Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The cotton-textile and apparel industry is recognized as one of the industries with potential to absorb skilled, semi-skilled, and non-skilled workers within its chain of production. In 1986, the cotton textile and apparel ...
    • Policy Brief No. 07 of 2020-2021 on Enhancing Effectiveness of Kenya’s Excisable Goods Management System 

      Onsomu, Eldah; Munga, Boaz; Shibia, Adan (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      Illicit trade in tobacco products presents significant public policy challenges due to health risks associated with increased access to tobacco products. Further, it contributes to loss of tax revenue and financing of ...
    • Policy Brief No. 56/2021-2022 Public Affairs Index for Isiolo County 

      Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis, 2021)
      The Public Affairs Index (PAI) is a framework for monitoring achievements in the delivery of public services at the county level. The PAI helps to identify gaps in public service delivery, to bring out emerging issues for ...
    • Policy Brief No. 41 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Tharaka Nithi County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoringthe process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 40 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Tana River County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 44 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Uasin Gishu County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 42 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Trans Nzoia County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 47 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in West Pokot County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 43 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Turkana County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 45 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Vihiga County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 31 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Nakuru County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 36 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Nyeri County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 28 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Mombasa County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 22 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Machakos County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 29 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Murang’a County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 23 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Makueni County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...
    • Policy Brief No. 33 of 2021-2022 on MSEs’ Business Environment in Narok County 

      The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (The Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), 2021)
      The County Business Environment for MSEs (CBEM) framework was first developed by KIPPRA in 2019 to provide a tool for monitoring the process of improving business environment for growth and survival of MSEs. The four ...