Popular Microfinance Books

(showing 1-50 of 50)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
What's Wrong with Microfinance? What's Wrong with Microfinance? (Paperback)
by (shelved 2 times as microfinance)
avg rating 3.21 — 66 ratings — published 2007
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Rent Collector The Rent Collector (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1 time as microfinance)
avg rating 4.21 — 33,765 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Life You Can Save: Acting Now to End World Poverty The Life You Can Save: Acting Now to End World Poverty (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1 time as microfinance)
avg rating 4.05 — 6,283 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Good News To The Poor Good News To The Poor (Paperback)
by (shelved 1 time as microfinance)
avg rating 4.15 — 132 ratings — published 2004
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Microfinance  Financial Inclusion Microfinance Financial Inclusion (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1 time as microfinance)
avg rating 0.0 — 18 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Financial Inclusion Financial Inclusion (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1 time as microfinance)
avg rating 4.00 — 6 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Thuggin In Miami (The Family Is Made : Part 1) Thuggin In Miami (The Family Is Made : Part 1)
by (shelved 1 time as microfinance)
avg rating 3.61 — 1,116 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rate this book
Clear rating


“This is the basis for the most important critique of microfinance. The poor are not entrepreneurs. The idea that more than a few will turn tiny loans into a viable business is simply unrealistic.”
Ian Smillie, Freedom from Want: The Remarkable Success Story of BRAC, the Global Grassroots Organization That's Winning the Fight Against Poverty

Muhammad Yunus
“To me, the poor are like Bonsai trees. When you plant the best seed of the tallest tree in a six-inch deep flower pot, you get a perfect replica of the tallest tree, but it is only inches tall. There is nothing wrong with the seed you planted; only the soil-base you provided was inadequate.

Poor people are bonsai people. There is nothing wrong with their seeds. Only society never gave them a base to grow on.”
Muhammad Yunus, Creating a World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism

More quotes...
It's Not About the Money
1 chapters — updated Nov 24, 2008 05:10PM — 0 people liked it