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Loan Demand and Rationing Among Small-Scale Farmers in Nigeria

Examining factors limiting loan demand among small-scale farmers in Nigeria
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Distribution, Growth, and Performance of Microfinance Institutions in Africa, Asia, and Latin America

Analyzing the distribution, growth, and performance of MFIs supported by donor organizations
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Rural Finance for Food Security for the Poor: Implications for Research and Policy

Can financial services for the poor help them overcome fundamental food and income insecurities?
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An Operational Tool for Evaluating Poverty Outreach of Development Policies and Projects

Examining tool that offers an objective and effective method for poverty evaluation
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Group-based Financial Institutions for the Rural Poor in Bangladesh: An Institutional- and Household-Level Analysis

Do NGOs target their services in underdeveloped regions or do they locate in better endowed areas?
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New Approaches to Crop Yield Insurance in Developing Countries

How can credit and crop insurance work together for the benefit of both farmers and government?
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Rural Finance and Poverty Alleviation

Does the formal sector have lessons to learn from the informal sector?
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Rural Financial Policies for Food Security of the Poor: Methodologies for a Multi-country Research Project

Identifying policies and institutional arrangements for access to savings and credit systems
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Determinants of Credit Rationing: A Study of Informal Lenders and Formal Credit Groups in Madagascar

Examining the advantages of community-based lending groups over distant formal bank agents