Micro lender gives credit access to the little guy

Barnes, Celia
March 2002
Prague Business Journal;3/4/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p17
Academic Journal
Focuses on the business operation of the lending company Fundusz Mikro in Poland. Number of micro lenders supported by the firm; Attribution of the decrease in loan application to economic downturn; Reason for the high interest rate.


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