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The Mystical Lure of Microfinance

>> Authored by Hugh Sinclair Our fascination with microfinance began last century. The love affair began in the mid 2000’s....

Ageless Microfinance: Four Myths

>> Authored by Sonja E. Kelly, Fellow, Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion Aging is an important dimension of global...

10 Takeaways from the World Bank Forum on Microcredit’s (lack of) Social Impact

>> Authored by James Militzer (this post was originally published on NextBillion Financial Innovation, and is cross-posted with permission.)   “For a...

From Microcredit to What?!

>> Authored by Sam Daley-Harris, author of Reclaiming Our Democracy When the American Economic Journal recently published a group of independent...

Is it April Fools’ Day, or Groundhog Day? When will researchers catch up with microfinance leaders?

>>Authored by Larry Reed, Director, Microcredit Summit Campaign We are capitalizing on the occasion of the Month of Microfinance to...

Can Anything Good Come Out of Playing Poverty?

This guest post by Shawn Humphrey (@blucollarprof) is cross-posted from the Next Billion Blog. A lot of us feel compelled to...

Discovering the “Why”

by Chad Jordan Why does microfinance matter?  It’s not a panacea solution.  It doesn’t build global multinationals.  It won’t singlehandedly...

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