Financing the rural poor
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Financing the rural poor obstacles and realities by Razia S. Ahmad

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Published by Published for Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology [by] University Press in Dhaka .
Written in



  • Bangladesh.


  • Agricultural credit -- Bangladesh,
  • Rural poor -- Bangladesh

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRazia S. Ahmad.
LC ClassificationsHG2051.B28 A66 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2692853M
LC Control Number85901912

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Recent gains in microfinance have yet to reach the majority of the rural poor in developing countries. Additionally, a market gap exists for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) caught between microfinance and corporate by: Development Bank (ADB) to provide advisory support for rural finance reforms and the development of microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region (IMAR) and Guizhou Province of the People’s Republic of China. The document outlines some of the features of the rural financial system of the IMAR and Guizhou Province:File Size: 2MB. Banks to book more than $50bn against bad loans. US and European banks are on track to book more than $50bn of charges on souring loans in the first quarter, the biggest such provisions since. Less than a third of rural households get loans, only 10 percent of which are from institutional sources. Pakistan's credit institutions are not helping the country accelerate agricultural growth and reduce poverty. To improve performance in the rural economy and efficiency in financial institutions, rural credit markets must be liberalized.