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Title MicroFranchising : creating wealth at the bottom of the pyramid / edited by Jason S. Fairbourne, Stephen W. Gibson and W. Gibb Dyer, Jr
Published Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, [2007]


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Description xvii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Why microfranchising is needed now : introduction and book overview / Jason S. Fairbourne -- Microfranchising : the next step on the development ladder / Stephen W. Gibson -- The informal economy and microfranchising / Michael Henriques and Mathias Herr -- Current international development tools to combat poverty / Warner Woodworth -- Opportunities for partnership : how microfinance and microfranchising compliment each other / John Hatch -- Microfranchising and the base of the pyramid / Molly Hoyt and Eliot Jamison -- Microfranchise business models / Kirk Magleby -- Honey Care Africa / Farouk Jiwa -- Franchising healthcare for Kenya : the HealthStore Foundation model / Michelle Fertig and Herc Tzaras -- Vodacom Community Services : rural telephone access for South Africa / Lisa Jones Christensen, Jennifer (Reck) Van Kirk and Brad Wood -- Scojo Foundation / Jordan Kassalow, Graham Macmillan, and Neil Blumenthal -- Microfranchise funding / Naoko Felder-Kuzu -- The future of microfranchising : opportunities and challenges / W. Gibb Dyer, Jr
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Franchises (Retail trade)
Small business.
Poverty -- Prevention.
Author Fairbourne, Jason S., 1973-
Gibson, Stephen W. (Stephen Wallace), 1941-
Dyer, W. Gibb, Jr., 1954-
LC no. 2006028683
ISBN 1847201083 hardcover
9781847201089 hardcover