Microfinance, grants, and non-financial responses to poverty reduction : where does microcredit fit?

PARKER, Joan
PEARCE, Doug
Publication Date 
December 2002
12 p

This note provides information about microfinance and examines when it is most effective, compared to other complementary and alternative interventions. Specifically, microcredit is discussed as an intervention to generate income, employment and alleviate poverty. This note would be useful for people interested in microfinance

Series:Focus Note Serial Part:No. 20 

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