Enterprise Survey in Bangladesh

Category: Industrial Enterprise
Principal Investigator:

Dr. Anirban Mukherjee

Dr. Tanika Chakraborty

Status: Completed

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) in collaboration with IDRC, Canada intends to see how court efficiency affects business performance. It is known that efficient institutions of contract enforcement are critical for proliferation of business. More specifically, the research team aims to empirically estimate the relationship between the efficiency of formal institutions and various indicators of business performance. As a part of this project, the research team in interested in evaluating this relationship in Bangladesh through this proposed enterprise survey project.

The overall objective of the project is to examine how two institutions of contract writing formal district courts and