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A Majority of India’s Poor Women May Miss COVID-19 PMJDY Cash Transfers

This brief  discusses some ideas for how to increase access to the social safety net during a crisis.

How to increase access to the social safety net during a crisis
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Microfinance Impact Assessments: The Perils of Using New Members as a Control Group

Are the problems of dropout biases inherent in cross-sectional impact evaluation solvable?
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Elasticities of Demand for Consumer Credit

Consumers' borrowing behavior when interest rates and/or loan maturity are exogenously changed
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Collateral Substitutes in Microfnance

Is enforcement the main problem in credit provision?
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What's Psychology Worth? A Field Experiment in the Consumer Credit Market

Are psychological features powerful drivers of consumer behavior?
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Social Connections and Group Banking

A study of the link between social connections and loan repayments
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Microfinance Games

Do endogenous group formations reduce moral hazard?
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Teaching Entrepreneurship: Impact of Business Training on Microfinance Clients and Institutions

Entrepreneurship training: Impact on economic outcomes for the poor
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Tying Odysseus to the Mast: Evidence from a Commitment Savings Product in the Philippines

The demand and supply of commitment savings (SEED) product in the informal sector