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Social Institutions and Norms in the Developing World (2018_2_40_017)


Social institutions and norms may be seen as a form of social capital or technology, which thus affects economic development. By addressing the following topics, this research project aims at improving our understanding of the mechanisms sustaining social institutions/norms, as well as their socio-economic roles. (1) Village vigilante groups in Tanzania (2) Female labor force participation and social networks in South Asia


April 2018 - March 2020

Members of the Research Project
[ Organizer ] Kudo Yuya
[ Co-researcher ] Makino Momoe
  • IDE Research Bulletin
  • Discussion Paper