Knowledge Note

Matching grants are one of the most common tools used in private sector development programs in developing countries and have been included in more than 60 World Bank projects totaling over US$1.2 billion, funding over 100,000 micro, small and medium enterprises. Our latest note provides evidence from the first successfully implemented randomized experiment of a World Bank matching grant program, showing how it can spur innovation.

About the Presenters

David McKenzie