Results for tag:Micro Finance
|Date:||20 November 2018|
Below you can find a list of potential interesting topics for a master thesis for students who want to complete the Focus Area “Finance and Development” as part of the Msc Finance. Note that all ideas need to be worked out further. Of course, this is just...
|Date:||05 June 2018|
|Author:||prof. dr. Niels Hermes|
The market for micro-finance is booming and cross-border funding for micro-finance institutions (MFIs) is increasing. It is important for microfinance institutions to show their effect in reducing poverty to maintain long-term interest of investors.
|Date:||22 March 2018|
|Author:||prof. dr. Robert Lensink|
Is access to finance sufficient on its own to bring people out of poverty? Or is there a need for business training to complement financial access? In a recent paper we investigated this in a large micro-finance institution, Tao Yeu May, in Vietnam.