Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

  • Showing 1 - 3 of 3 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Resolving the African financial development gap : cross-country comparisons and a within-country study of Kenya (English)

With extensive country and firm-level data sets, this paper first documents that the financial sectors of most Sub-Saharan African countries remain significantly underdeveloped by the standards of other developing countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6592 SEP 01, 2013

Allen, Franklin; Carletti, Elena; Cull, Robert; Qian, Jun; Senbet, Lemma; Valenzuela, Patricio

Improving access to banking : evidence from Kenya (English)

Using household surveys and bank penetration data at the district-level in 2006 and 2009, this paper examines the impact of Equity Bank -- a leading private commercial bank focusing on microfinance -- on access to banking in Kenya. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6593 SEP 01, 2013

Allen, Franklin; Carletti, Elena; Cull, Robert; Qian, Jun; Senbet, Lemma; Valenzuela, Patricio

A new index of the business environment for microfinance (English)

This paper describes a new index of the quality of the business environment for microfinance institutions (the Global Microscope on the Microfinance Business Environment). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6625 SEP 01, 2013

Cull, Robert; Navajas, Sergio; Nishida, Ippei; Zeiler, Renate