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Microfinancing is considered one of the most effective strategies in the fight against global poverty. And now, in "Small Loans, Big Changes, " author Alex Counts reveals how Nobel Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus revolutionized global antipoverty efforts through the development of this approach. This book presents compelling stories of women benefiting from Yunus's microcredit in rural Bangladesh and urban Chicago, and recounts the experiences of different borrowers in each country, interspersing them with stories of Yunus, his colleagues, and their counterparts in Chicago.

Hardcover:

9780470196328 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 1, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Microfinancing is considered one of the most effective strategies in the fight against global poverty.

Miscellaneous:

9780470285275 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 27, 2008, cover price $29.95

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.

Hardcover:

9780812924640 | Times Books, April 1, 1996, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: 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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