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Do Informal Businesses Gain From Registration and How? Panel Data Evidence from Vietnam

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  • Demenet, Axel
  • Razafindrakoto, Mireille
  • Roubaud, François

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This paper evaluates the impact of Household Businesses’ decision to leave the informal sector on their performance and mode of operation. It capitalizes on a unique panel dataset, result of a five-year project.

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  • Demenet, Axel & Razafindrakoto, Mireille & Roubaud, François, 2016. "Do Informal Businesses Gain From Registration and How? Panel Data Evidence from Vietnam," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 84(C), pages 326-341.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:84:y:2016:i:c:p:326-341 DOI: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2015.09.002
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    1. Mukherjee, Sacchidananda & Rao, R. Kavita, 2017. "Determinants of Registration of Unincorporated Enterprises under State Value Added Tax Act in India," MPRA Paper 81236, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. John Rand, 2017. "Comparing estimated and self-reported markups for formal and informal firms in an emerging market context," WIDER Working Paper Series 160, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

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