Financial Literacy of Managers and the Efficiency of Capital Allocation in Corporations

Project Info


Principal Investigators

Cláudia Custódio (Nova SBE)
Daniel Metzger (Stockholm School of Economics)

Field Coordination

Diogo Mendes

Research Assistance

Mattia Fracchia


International Growth Center (IGC)


Stockholm School of Economics


About this Project


This research project seeks to attain a better understanding of the views and actions of senior managers on financial policies.

This study conducts personal interviews with executives of the largest companies in Mozambique and develops an in-depth analysis of the financial context in Mozambique. This work is aimed at shedding new light on the business environment in Mozambique, and providing precious insights for the design of effective policies that favor the sustainable economic growth of the country.