Documents & Reports

Imperfect information, screening, and the costs of information lending : a study of a rural credit market in Pakistan (English)

Abstract

Many governments have perceived the rural moneylender as usurious. This article takes a first step toward directly testing the validity of this view. In a study of services, costs, and charges of fourteen informal market moneylenders and their clients...  See More +

Details

  • Aleem, Irfan;
  • 1990/09/30
  • Journal Article;
  • 14257
  • 1
  • 1
  • Pakistan
  • South Asia
  • 2010/07/01
  • Imperfect information, screening, and the costs of information lending : a study of a rural credit market in Pakistan
See More +

Downloads

Complete Report in English

Official version of document (may contain signatures, etc)

*The text version is uncorrected OCR text and is included solely to benefit users with slow connectivity.

Citation