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Title

Building social capital from the center: a village-level investigation of Bangladesh's Grameen Bank

Author

Larance, Lisa Young

Description

In this paper the author examines whether Grameen Bank members' regular interaction at the village-level loan repayment building facilitates the members' ability to establish and strengthen networks outside their living quarters and kinship groups, building a kind of social capital not measurable by financial terms.

File No

CSD-WP98-4

Agency

Center for Social Development (CSD)

Date

1998

Subject(s)

Credit, Bangladesh

Pages

37

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