Laterite Publishes Export Handbook for Rwanda

We are pleased to share with you an Export Handbook for Rwanda developed and designed by Laterite. This resource was commissioned by TMEA and the Private Sector Federation (PSF). The Export Handbook (EHB) provides information on the most essential topics one needs to consider when exporting. This handbook is meant to be the first step in a series, which will […]

read more

Laterite Book “Understanding Rwanda’s Agribusiness & Manufacturing Sectors” now available on Amazon

“Understanding Rwanda’s Agribusiness & Manufacturing Sectors” is now available on Amazon. The book was initially prepared for the Learning-to-Compete program, a collaborative effort of the Africa Growth Initiative at the Brookings Institute, and coordinated in Rwanda by the International Growth Cente (IGC). Book Description: This book comes after the 50th anniversary of Rwanda’s Independence and […]

read more

Last Monday, Laterite presented a new book and a paper on Rwanda’s economy on Rwanda’s manufacturing, agribusiness and exports sectors at a conference organized by the International Growth Center. The book is entitled entitled: “Understanding Rwanda’s Agribusiness and Manufacturing Sectors”. It provides a historic timeline of the development of Rwanda’s manufacturing and agribusiness sectors, maps […]

read more

World Bank Development Impact Blog Discusses Laterite Paper on New Impact Evaluation Technique

The World Bank’s impact evaluation blog, Development Impact, has just blogged about our new paper introducing innovative impact evaluation techniques to measure the impact of private sector reforms. The paper is called “Innovative Techniques to evaluate impact of private sector reforms: An application to Rwanda and 11 other countries” and uses Rwanda’s one-stop shop as […]

read more

Laterite Paper Selected for Major Political Science Conference in Chicago

Laterite’s paper with a colleague at the IFC entitled “Innovative techniques to evaluate the impact of private sector development reforms. An application to Rwanda’s business environment and to 11 other countries” has been selected to be presented at the Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) Conference (http://www.mpsanet.org/), one of the largest political science conferences, that will […]

read more

IGC Publishes Laterite Paper on the Merchandise export sector in Rwanda

The International Growth Center has just published our paper on Rwanda’s merchandise export sector, entitled Understanding Rwanda’s Export Sector (click here to read). This paper was prepared for the International Growth Center and is part of the Learning-to-Compete program of the Africa Growth Initiative. The Africa Growth Initiative is a collaborative research program of the […]

read more

Laterite book and paper profiled in the East African and New Times

Following the launch of the IGC conference, the East African and the New Times profiled our research from the book, “Understanding Rwanda’s Agribusiness & Manufacturing Sectors” and paper, “Understanding Rwanda’s Export Sector”. Hon. Minister Kanimba also tweeted about it! The link to the articles are provided in full below: Link to East African article Link […]

read more