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Making Microfinance More Effective

Harvard Business Review

The Grameen model of microfinance gained a great deal of attention in the international development field after early data showed that it was associated with high repayment and low default. For the 2.5 A major challenge for international development efforts is determining which financial tools provide durable buffers against such setbacks.

Guest Post: An Entrepreneur's Thoughts on Market Incentives & Foreign Aid

Mills Scofield

I think that microfinance is one of those rare game changing social initiatives that manages to use market forces to drive social change.

Can Technology End Poverty?

Harvard Business Review

It also meant gauging demand for irrigation with a certain level of precision, which meant accurately forecasting the sale price of rice.

Can Technology End Poverty?

Harvard Business Review

It also meant gauging demand for irrigation with a certain level of precision, which meant accurately forecasting the sale price of rice.

What Makes Social Entrepreneurs Different

Harvard Business Review

That the person paying the price sufficiently benefits is actually secondary. Commercial entrepreneurs are different. Go to the Insight Center.