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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Times Books
Publication date April 1, 1996
Pages 361
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780812924640
ISBN-10 0812924649
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $26.00
§As reported by publisher says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews
Explains how an American-educated banker, Muhammad Yunus, head of Bangladesh's Grameen Bank, has transformed the lives of the indigent--especially women--through his practice of making loans to the poor who have no assets for collateral yet who have had a near perfect repayment rate. Tour. description: Product Description: When Muhammad Yunus returned to his native Bangladesh 25 years ago with an American doctorate in economics, he set out to try and combat the entrenched poverty there. By 1995, his Grameen Bank had made loans totaling $500 million to two million borrowers, mostly women. In spite of the fact that these borrowers were the poorest of the poor, Grameen has had a near-perfect repayment rate.

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9780812924640 | details & prices | 361 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $26.00
About: Explain's how Bangladesh's Grameen Bank has transformed the lives of the indigent--especially women--through the practice of making loans to the poor

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