From these standpoints, expansion and effects, it has been evaluated and analysed whether microfinance can empower women and if empowered women can make a difference in women’s and societal issues. Methodology Following the established medical and educational experience embodied in Cochrane …

Advocates of microfinance argue that Microfinance loan is a powerful tool to alleviate poverty. Our thesis is about microfinance and to investigate the impact of microfinance on the poor people of the society with the main focus on Bangladesh. Thus, (A-B)-(C-D) will yield the Thus, (A-B)-(C-D) will yield the net effect of the microfinance program.
This Research is about the effect of Microfinance loans on poverty reduction in Kenya. OJO . From a contextual and service users’ perspective, this thesis investigates the poverty reducing effect of microfinance including the implementation processes and features of microfinance. The prevalence of poverty is considered to have a negative effect on the health of an economy as well as the wellbeing of its people. However, in the recent times microfinance has been also approached as a type of an investment with social side of it … meaning that there is a double return for an investor…. This is to certify that this thesis titled, “The Impact of Microfinance on Welfare and Poverty Alleviation in Southwest Nigeria” is the original work of Mr. J. N. Taiwo and is hereby submitted for the award of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Banking and Finance. Abstract The provision of micro-credit to the poor … Thus, there Thus, there is no need questioning whether they are relevant in the poverty reduction agenda or not. EFFECT OF MICROFINANCE ON POVERTY REDUCTION: A CRITICAL SCRUTINY OF THEORETICAL LITERATURE Nyarondia Samson Mecha Business studies, Rongo University, P o Box 103-40404, Rongo Kenya. It undertakes a review of microfinance and its impact on poverty reduction. of the Requirements for the Award of PhD (Banking and Finance) Covenant University, Ota. CO-SUPERVISOR: Dr. P. O. ALEGE . Private investments, entrepreneurship and microfinance go hand in hand in developing countries fighting poverty and making environment for sustainable growth. The microfinance industry has evolved from its earliest roots as a social movement to a multifaceted financial services industry for the poor. JUNE, 2012 . Using the African Microfinance Limited as a case, this study aims at assessing the effect of microfinance institutions on poverty reduction in Kinondoni District in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The aim of this research is to add to the existing literature by exploring the poverty reduction approach and financial systems approach to microfinance and its implications on poor rural The effect of microfinance on poverty is, in that perspective, assumed to be observed in contexts of credit rationing and suboptimal allocat- ion of labour resources (Khandker 2005; Lensink and Sterken 2002; Liverpool and Winter -Nelson 2010) .