UK government-funded scheme offers grants for economics research in low- and middle-income countries
- Lay out clearly why the research is relevant to policymakers
- Value for money and cost effectiveness are important criteria on which proposals are judged
- Target specific questions and try not to be too broad in scope
Economists from all over the world have the chance to apply to the London-based Centre for Economic Policy Research for grants on projects focusing on private firms in low-income countries.