ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Microfinance and Poverty Alleviation

In microfinance, small amounts of loan, coupled with financial discipline, ensure that loans are given more frequently; thus credit needs for a variety of purposes and at shorter time intervals can be met. Microfinance can thus play an effective role in extending the reach of credit in rural India.

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