Robert T. Kappel

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

Professor

Deutsches √úbersee-Institut/German Overseas Institu

Neuer Jungfernstieg 21

Hamburg, D-20354

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Economic Growth and Poverty: Does Formalisation of Informal Enterprises Matter?

GIGA Working Paper No 20
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Robert T. Kappel and Esther K. Ishengoma
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Dar es Salaam - Faculty of Commerce and Management
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Informal sector, small enterprises, formal and informal institution, cost of formalisation, informality, formality, poverty, economic growth

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On the Economics of Regional Powers: Comparing China, India, Brazil, and South Africa

GIGA Working Paper No. 145
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Robert T. Kappel
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Brazil, China, economic geography, economic leadership, economic power, growth, India, investment, public goods, regional powers, regression analysis, South Africa, technological change, value chain, trade

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Global Value Chains, Technology Transfer and Local Firm Upgrading in Non-OECD Countries

GIGA Working Paper No 110
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
Juliane Brach and Robert T. Kappel
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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technology transfer, upgrading, innovation, non-OECD countries, global value

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Business Constraints and Growth Potential of Micro and Small Manufacturing Enterprises in Uganda

GIGA Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 May 2008 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Esther K. Ishengoma and Robert T. Kappel
University of Dar es Salaam - Faculty of Commerce and Management and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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small enterprises, informal sector, growth, manufacturing, Uganda, productivity, business services

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Trade, Hierarchy, and Cooperation in the Age of Globalization

GIGA Working Paper No. 95
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Juliane Brach and Robert T. Kappel
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Center-periphery model, cluster, economic geography, nation-state, technology, trade, transnational networks, spatial patterns, transportation costs, value chains

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Uganda: No More Pro-Poor Growth?

Development Policy Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 27-53, January 2005
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 Dec 2004
Robert T. Kappel, Jann Lay and Susan Steiner
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Institute for African Affairs
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