Can the Microcredit Model Be Improved?

April 26, 2019

Microcredit is frequently touted as an effective policy tool to fight global poverty. But studies suggest that the long-term impact on recipients’ lives is limited. J-PAL affiliate Mushfiq Mobarak and co-author Vikas Dimble write that microcredit can help more people by modifying and extending its model.  

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