Microfinance and Public Policy : Outreach, Performance and Efficiency

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) provide a public good; if MFIs create and deepen markets where none existed before, there may be a case for public support. This book is based on a study of 45 MFIs, and applies factor analysis and cluster analysis to show that MFIs form clusters in terms of social a...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Balkenhol, Bernd (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2007, 2007
Series:International Labour Organization (ILO) Century Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Microfinance institutions (MFIs) provide a public good; if MFIs create and deepen markets where none existed before, there may be a case for public support. This book is based on a study of 45 MFIs, and applies factor analysis and cluster analysis to show that MFIs form clusters in terms of social and financial performance
Physical Description:XXIII, 263 p online resource
ISBN:9780230300026