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Bank-NGO linkages and the transaction costs of lending to the poor through groups: evidence from India and the Philippines
McGuire, Paul B.; Conroy, John D.
This paper examines the importance of linkages between commercial banks and groups such as NGOs and self help groups for the poor, as a means of reducing transaction costs of lending and borrowing, while channeling credit to the poor on a sustainable basis.
Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC)
Credit, India, Philippines