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Title Microcredit and international development : contexts, achievements and challenges / edited by Farhad Hossain, Christopher Rees and Tonya Knight Millar
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 181 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in development economics ; 92
Routledge studies in development economics ; 92
Contents 1. Success factors of microcredit : what can we learn for international development? / Farhad Hossain, Christopher Rees and Tonya Knight Millar -- 2. A short history of the Grameen Bank : from subsidized microcredit to market-based microfinance / David Hulme -- 3. Microcredit as a socio-political institution in South Africa : the complexity of rules, logic and power relations / Johanna Hietalahti and Anja Nygren -- 4. Giving people choice : the role of traditional religious associations in providing credit to the rural population in Cambodia / Arnaldo Pellini and David Ayres -- 5. The global economic recession : the newest challenge to the Caribbean microfinance sector / Tonya Knight Millar and Farhad Hossain -- 6. The role of microfinance practices in motivating young rural entrepreneurs in Mexico / Fabiola L?pez, Christopher Rees and Paul Barry -- 7. Is microfinance reaching the poorest? : an investigation into programme outreach across rural Punjab in Pakistan / Asad K. Ghalib -- 8. Impact of microfinance : evidence from India / Anurag Priyadarshee, Thankom Arun and Farhad Hossain -- 9. Implementing microcredit services for Africa's rural poor : the case of the artisanal mining sector / Abigail Ackah-Baidoo and Gavin Hilson -- 10. Microcredit in the past, present and future : challenges and opportunities / Farhad Hossain, Christopher Rees and Tonya Knight Millar
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Credit -- Developing countries.
Microfinance -- Developing countries.
Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Hossain, Farhad.
Millar, Tonya Knight.
Rees, Christopher.
ISBN 0203153251