Thursday, November 25, 2010

A route to disaster

My article on the SKS microfinance crisis in the new issue of Frontline:



A route to disaster


The MFI crisis is an inevitable outcome of the policy framework under which it has been conducted.

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  1. Where's the Microfinance Coercion? Here's the Proof!

    The charge of suicide induced by micro-finance institutions had them on the back foot. Their spin-doctors had been working over-time to limit the damage. In a guest post, Ramesh Arunachalam, a MFI practioneer and consultant presents a compilation of what several clients (especially, those with multiple loans) and/or their families told him as he talked to them in various places in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Orissa and West Bengal. These are evidences part of the report being presented to the Reserve Bank Enquiry on MFIs

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