Marie Michael Library
Credit unions as channels of micro-credit lines: the Philippine case
Lamberte, Mario B.
After having had disappointing results from various specialized financial institutions as a means of providing subsidized credit programs to target groups, the Philippine government turned to informal financial institutions, such as credit unions. This report examines whether this new strategy has been effective in making credit available to sectors with no access to the formal banking system.
International Labour Organisation (ILO)
Credit unions, Philippines