Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Rodolphe Blavy , Anupam Basu , and Murat Yulek
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2004
Keywords: microcredit, bank regulation, microfinance institutions, microfinance sector, financial institutions, small businesses, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,
Based on the experience of selected countries, this paper offers a critical presentation of the development of the microfinance sector in Africa. The paper supports the view that microfinance institutions, especial...