Microfinance: Emerging Trends and Challenges

Edward Elgar Publishing
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. . . a valuable resource that traces the changes in the microfinance sector from its origin until now. . . The book will serve as a good reference point for future debate in these areas. Microfinance Insights In 2006 the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to
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Edward Elgar Publishing
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Jan 1, 2009
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