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Title

Microfinance for the poor: outreach vs. institutional viability : some observations

Author

Seibel, Hans Dieter

Description

In this paper the author discusses poverty reduction and the viability of microfinance organizations, and argues that concentrating on reaching out to the poor without establishing stable organizations may not be the best method of serving the poor.

File No

COLOGNE-WP1998-9

Agency

University of Cologne Development Research Center

Date

1998

Subject(s)

Poverty

Pages

15