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The role of goverments in microfinance

  title={The role of goverments in microfinance},
  author={Eric Duflos and Kathryn Imboden},
  • Eric Duflos, Kathryn Imboden
  • Published 2004
  • Business
  • Historically, governments have used credit schemes as a way to transfer resources to specific target populations. The negative impact of most of these schemes has led many donors and experts to advocate for national governments to disengage from microfinance. Nonetheless, understanding the limited but constructive role governments can play in building financial systems is key to ensuring poor people's permanent access to quality financial services. Experienced donors can support governments to… CONTINUE READING
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