Essays about: "microfinance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 essays containing the word microfinance.

  1. 1. MICROFINANCE IMPACT EVALUATION: THEORY VERSUS PRAXIS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Filippo Capurro; [2017]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : By conducting a comparative analysis of microfinance impact evaluation (IE) from the researchers and practitioners perspective, the paper aims to uncover the existing gap between theory and reality. To that purpose an academic literature review on IE, based on Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs), is contrasted with the practitioners’ social performance management approach (SPM). READ MORE

  2. 2. Development and Determinants of Credit Interest Rates of Microfinance Institutions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Christian Weigert; [2017]
    Keywords : Microfinance; Microcredit Supply; Interest Rates; Financial Development;

    Abstract : As millions of poor borrowers rely on microcredit products to finance various aspects of their lives, the price of such products cannot be rated important enough. This study analyzes the development and determinants of credit interest rates of microfinance institutions globally between 2005 and 2014. READ MORE

  3. 3. Microfinance Institutions and Poverty Reduction : Evidence from Nigeria

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Linn Christensson; [2017]
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  4. 4. DETERMINANTS OF PROFITABILITY IN MICROFINANCE INSTITUTIONS IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Johan Börjesson; Adam Hultén; [2016-12-19]
    Keywords : Credit; Development; Microfinance JEL Classifications: O1; G210;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate and present the most prominent determinants ofpro tability of micro nance institutions (MFI) in Sub-Saharan Africa. Creating an empiricalframework including variables concluded to be of protruding e ect to pro tability andadapting it to the micro nance eld, we are able to isolate the determinants which playthe central role in this emerging market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Empowered rural women cooperatives : a sustainable strategy for rural development and change in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Nnenna Christiana Okafor; [2016]
    Keywords : rural women association; microfinance; rural development; empowerment; Niger Delta region;

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