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Microfinance for the poorest

Microfinance for the poorest | Microscoops | Scoop.it
Olivier Nyirubugara investigates how a self-initiated microcredit system is boosting women’s business opportunities.
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Warm Money vs Cold Money

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Does microfinance work?

Does microfinance work? | Microscoops | Scoop.it

Does microfinance work? This question has been intensively researched and hotly debated in the development community over the past few years.

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Microfinance may not be the only solution to eradicate poverty, but finance is nevertheless a crucial component in the big puzzle. "Does microfinance work? The answer depends on what you mean by 'microfinance' and 'work'"

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Why Some Bangladeshis Don’t Love Their MFIs

Why Some Bangladeshis Don’t Love Their MFIs | Microscoops | Scoop.it
A series of 43 household interviews in rural Bangladesh uncovered the complex financial lives of the interviewees and their seemingly souring view of MFIs.
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