Enabling or Disabling? The Operating Environment for Small and Medium Enterprises in Rural Afghanistan
This working paper provides an overview of the key challenges faced by small and medium-sized rural enterprises (SMEs) in Afghanistan. It provides case studies, analysis, and a series of recommendations aimed at improving the operating environment for rural SMEs.
This briefing paper holds that before embarking on the privatisation of enterprises that are not doing much harm in fiscal terms, the government should implement structural reforms to ensure adequate investment legislation, improved security and infrastructure and streamlined and strengthened Read More