Structural Transformation and Economic Growth

STEG is a research initiative funded by FDCO that aims to provide a better understanding of structural change, productivity, and growth in low- and middle-income countries. Our research will help to design and implement strategies that better facilitate growth.


New SRG and PhD Funding Calls

STEG invites applications to the fifth call for proposals for Small Research Grants and the fourth call for proposals for PhD Research Grants. Calls closing 5 September.

Open Calls & Upcoming Events


Third Larger Research Grants Call

STEG invites applications to the third call for proposals for Larger Research Grants. Call closing 3 October.

This will be the penultimate LRG call under the STEG programme. The fourth and final call for LRGs will be opening in April 2023.

STEG Working Paper Series

The STEG Working Paper Series features leading research in the fields of structural transformation, productivity, and growth. Find the latest papers below!