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Banking on poverty

Banking on poverty

the global impact of the IMF & World Bank

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Published by Between the Lines in [Toronto, Ont., Canada] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • International Monetary Fund -- Congresses,
    • World Bank -- Congresses,
    • International finance -- Congresses,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Jill Torrie ; with a foreword by Mel Watkins.
      SeriesPerspectives on underdevelopment
      ContributionsTorrie, Jill, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.I58 B36 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination336 p. ;
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2948936M
      ISBN 100919946380, 0919946399
      LC Control Number84189547

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      Other of Banking Books - Rural Credit: Access, Use and Repayment Book, Role Of Regional Rural Banks in Economic Development Book, Commercial Banking In India Book and Banking Books Rural Banking and Poverty Alleviation Book offered by . Poverty Reduction Strategies The usefulnessof this book for a particular country context will depend on, among other things, banking system, trade regime, tax system, infrastructure, education, and skills Examining the extent to which the poor participate in markets, notably labor and financial (access to credit)File Size: 4MB.

      In view of the considerable attention being devoted to the problem of poverty, this book is well timed to influence the debate on the policies that are most likely to reduce poverty and income inequality. It focuses on the Chilean experience during the s for two important reasons. and early indicators of banking crises, this book is. Book Description. More than one billion people still live below the poverty line – most of them in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Financial inclusion is a major issue, as more than three-quarters of the numbers of poor and disadvantaged women and men do not have access to financial products and services, such as bank accounts, affordable and suitable loans, and .


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