micro finance -what can go wrong?

A short look at what can wrong

  1. Does microfinance work?

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

  2. The Dark Side of Microfinance: An Industry Where the Poor Play 'Cameo Roles' - Knowledge@Wharton

    Hugh Sinclair is the author of a new book titled, Confessions of a Microfinance Heretic: How Microlending Lost Its Way and Betrayed the P...

  3. Experts warn Africa must learn from India's microfinance problems

    "Microcredit has not really proved a panacea," says expert Some borrowers are forced to take new loans to repay previous loans Institutio...

  4. Readings

    We can learn a great deal by studying what has NOT worked in the past. Here are some PDFs that you should familiarize yourself with:1.htt...

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  5. The Stanford Progressive

    Can Microfinance Help the Poor? by Nikola de Nevers Milanovic For many of the 3 billion poor in the world, poverty does not just mean a l...

  6. How Brightest Brain Kirkinis Failed With His African Bank

    not exactly micro finance, but very similar and many good lessons. Leon Kirkinis, described as one of the sharpest minds in banking, c...

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