Sukhwinder Arora

Sukhwinder Arora is Principal Consultant, Financial and Private Sector Development at Oxford Policy Management, UK

By Sukhwinder Arora


How to Measure Results of Financial Sector Development Programs

No single methodology is likely to respond to all the measurement challenges that exist. However, a combination of methods and mindsets may collectively help provide a credible narrative for how a financial market changed and why.

Why And How Should We Measure Progress In Market Development?

With increasing scrutiny of aid budgets in donor countries, the pressures to prove impact of development programs are higher than ever before. It is relatively easy to assess impacts in a backward-looking fashion when there is already some record of progress, but measurement challenges are more daunting at the start of a program, when impact assessment needs to be forward-looking.