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Author Rutherford, Stuart.

Title The pledge : ASA, peasant politics, and microfinance in the development of Bangladesh / Stuart Rutherford
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 240 pages) : illustrations
Summary ASA of Bangladesh tops Forbes Magazine's list of the world's best microfinance banks. This book tells the story of how ASA's determined but practical-minded founder and leader, Shfiqual Haque Choudhury, steered his organisation through the maze of competing ideas about how best to develop poor countries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Microfinance -- Bangladesh -- History.
Peasants -- Bangladesh -- History.
Rural poor -- Bangladesh -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199869312 ebook