Publications

septembre 2020 The Use of Digital for Public Service Provision in Sub-Saharan Africa Jenny C. AKER, Joël CARIOLLE

Public services play an important role in a country’s productivity, growth and development. Yet there is widespread variation in the quantity and quality of public services provided, in part due to information asymmetries, high transaction costs, and weak institutions. In light of these challenge…

septembre 2020 The Use of Digital for Public Service Provision in Sub-Saharan Africa Joël CARIOLLE

The objective of this report is to provide an in-depth review of the digitization of public service provision in Sub-Saharan Africa in general and West Africa in particular by highlighting both the opportunities and the challenges faced by digital initiatives multiplication in the region.

septembre 2020 Age at menarche in Nigerian demographic surveys Michel GARENNE

Age at menarche was investigated using data collected from demographic surveys (WFS, DHS) conducted in Nigeria between 1982 and 2018, all of which were based on large representative samples of the female population. Linear-logistic regressions were used to estimate mean age at menarche, its trend…

septembre 2020 Résumé des rapports “Lenumérique pour le développement en Afrique sub-saharienne. Opportunités et défis” Jenny C. AKER, Joël CARIOLLE

Sur la base d’un état des lieux des initiatives numériques en Afrique et des premiers travaux de la « Chaire confiance numérique », la Chaire publie trois rapports ayant pour objectif d’analyser l’impact de la confiance numérique sur la fourniture de services de base, l’inclusion financière et su…

septembre 2020 Using agriculture for development: Supply- and demand-side approaches Alain DE JANVRY, Elisabeth SADOULET

Highlights: • We review how agriculture-based countries can use agriculture for development. • An Agriculture for Development sequence aims at asset building, productivity growth, agricultural & rural transformations. • Critical instruments for success are constraint removal on technology …

septembre 2020 Using agriculture for development: Supply- and demand-side approaches Alain DE JANVRY, Elisabeth SADOULET

Highlights: • We review how agriculture-based countries can use agriculture for development. • An Agriculture for Development sequence aims at asset building, productivity growth, agricultural & rural transformations. • Critical instruments for success are constraint removal on technology …

septembre 2020 Using agriculture for development: Supply- and demand-side approaches Alain DE JANVRY, Elisabeth SADOULET

Highlights: • We review how agriculture-based countries can use agriculture for development. • An Agriculture for Development sequence aims at asset building, productivity growth, agricultural & rural transformations. • Critical instruments for success are constraint removal on technology …

septembre 2020 Using agriculture for development: Supply- and demand-side approaches Alain DE JANVRY, Elisabeth SADOULET

Highlights: • We review how agriculture-based countries can use agriculture for development. • An Agriculture for Development sequence aims at asset building, productivity growth, agricultural & rural transformations. • Critical instruments for success are constraint removal on technology …

septembre 2020 Using agriculture for development: Supply- and demand-side approaches Alain DE JANVRY, Elisabeth SADOULET

Highlights: • We review how agriculture-based countries can use agriculture for development. • An Agriculture for Development sequence aims at asset building, productivity growth, agricultural & rural transformations. • Critical instruments for success are constraint removal on technology …

septembre 2020 Using agriculture for development: Supply- and demand-side approaches Alain DE JANVRY, Elisabeth SADOULET

Highlights: • We review how agriculture-based countries can use agriculture for development. • An Agriculture for Development sequence aims at asset building, productivity growth, agricultural & rural transformations. • Critical instruments for success are constraint removal on technology …