Adrian Gonzalez

World Bank Group

Senior Economist

2121 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

http://www.doingbusiness.org

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The State of Microfinance - Outreach, Profitability and Poverty: Findings from a Database of 2300 Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Adrian Gonzalez and Richard Rosenberg
World Bank Group and CGAP
Downloads 1,673 (11,225)
Citation 8

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Microfinance, outreach, sustainability, profitability, poverty

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Efficiency Drivers of Microfinance Institutions (MFIs): The Case of Operating Costs

MicroBanking Bulletin, No. 15, 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 May 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 1,151 (19,996)

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Microfinance, Efficiency, Costs

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Resilience of Microfinance Institutions to National Macroeconomic Events: An Econometric Analysis of MFI Asset Quality

MIX Discussion Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2013
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 1,011 (24,279)
Citation 31

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Microfinance, Systemic Shocks, Financial Systems, Risk

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Analyzing Microcredit Interest Rates: A Review of the Methodology Proposed by Mohammed Yunus

MIX Data Brief No. 4
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 609 (48,769)

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microfinance, microcredit, interest rates, Yunus, money lenders, usury

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Is Microfinance Growing Too Fast?

MIX Data Brief No. 5
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2011
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 572 (52,838)
Citation 18

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microfinance, growth, bubble, portfolio quality, risk, microcredit

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Are Microcredit Interest Rates Excessive?

CGAP Brief
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 May 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2014
Richard Rosenberg, Adrian Gonzalez and Sushma Narain
CGAP, World Bank Group and IFC
Downloads 523 (59,172)
Citation 10

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Microfinance, Interest Rates

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The New Moneylenders: Are the Poor Being Exploited by High Microcredit Interest Rates?

CGAP Ocassional Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 May 2009
Richard Rosenberg, Adrian Gonzalez and Sushma Narain
CGAP, World Bank Group and IFC
Downloads 469 (67,925)

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MICROFINANCE, Interest Rates

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Microfinance Synergies and Trade-Offs: Social vs. Financial Performance Outcomes in 2008

MIX Data Brief, No. 7, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Oct 2010
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 332 (102,119)

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Microfinance, Trade-Offs, Synergies, Policies, Double Bottom Line, Social Performance

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Overindebtedness in the Bolivian Microfinance Sector, 1997-2001 (Sobreendeudamiento en Las Microfinanzas Bolivianas, 1997-2001)

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 02 Jun 2009
Adrian Gonzalez and Claudio Gonzalez-Vega
World Bank Group and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics
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Microfinance, income smoothing, bolivia, systemic shocks

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Microfinance and Small Deposit Mobilization: Fact or Fiction?

MIX Data Brief No. 2
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Adrian Gonzalez and Richard L. Meyer
World Bank Group and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics
Downloads 200 (169,641)
Citation 3

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Microfinance, microsavings, small deposits, deposit mobilization, savings, depth of outreach, access to financial servicies

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Sources of Revenues and Assets Allocation at MFIs (Microfinance Institutions)

MicroBanking Bulletin, No. 17
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 194 (174,482)

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microfinance, asset allocation, sources of revenues

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Lessons for Strengthening Microfinance Institutions through Financial Crises, Fluctuations in Food and Fuel Prices, and Other Major Risks

MicroBanking Bulletin, August 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Aug 2011
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 138 (233,023)
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microfinance, risk, financial crisis, economic recession, systemic risk, SMEs

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International Comparison of Loan Balances Per Borrower

MicroBanking Bulletin, No. 16, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 May 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2009
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 133 (239,950)

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microfinance, micrecredit, depth of outreach, average loan balance per borrower, poverty

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Scaling Up Microsavings

MicroBanking Bulletin, No. 19, pp. 1-6, December 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
World Bank - Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), Tufts University, World Bank Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 118 (262,694)

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Microfinance, Microsavings, Expansion Patterns, Intensive Growth, Extensive Growth

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Microfinance Funders Profiles: A Short Guide for Young and Small Institutions Still Looking for a Match

MIX Data Brief No. 6
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 115 (269,170)

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microfinance, microcredit, funding, risk, foreign exchange risk

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Microfinance and the Role of Policies and Procedures in Saturated Markets and During Periods of Fast Growth

MicroBanking Bulletin, September 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
Adrian Gonzalez and Emmanuelle Javoy
World Bank Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 103 (288,952)

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ratings, microfinance, risk, Planet Rating, GIRAFE, market saturation, portfolio quality, credit risk

17.

PRODEM's Rural Lending Technology (La Tecnología de Crédito Rural de PRODEM FFP)

Cuaderno No. 8, Proyecto SEFIR Bolivia
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 May 2009 Last Revised: 17 May 2009
World Bank, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics and World Bank Group
Downloads 71 (362,528)

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microfinance, lending technologies, rural clients, Bolivia

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Consumption, Commercial or Mortgage Loans: Does it Matter for MFIs in Latin America?

MIX Data Brief No. 3
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank Group
Downloads 55 (412,542)

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microfinance, consumption loans, mortage loans, commercial loans, performance

19.

Exporting Financial Services in Latin America and the Caribbean

Indicators Group Research Note, World Bank Research and Development Center in Chile, No. 1/September 2019
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 May 2020
World Bank Group, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, World Bank Group and World Bank Group
Downloads 20 (578,184)

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Doing Business, Regulation, Financial Services, Exports

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Does Doing Business Matter for Foreign Direct Investment?

Doing Business, 2013
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 May 2020
John Anderson and Adrian Gonzalez
World Bank and World Bank Group
Downloads 12 (632,357)

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Business Regulation, FDI

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Rwanda – Fostering Prosperity by Promoting Entrepreneurship

Doing Business, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 May 2020
United States Agency for International Development (USAID), World Bank Group, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Rwanda, Business Regulations, Doing Business Reforms

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The Involvement of Third-Party Professionals in Business Registration and Property Transfer

Indicators Group Research Note, World Bank Research and Development Center in Chile, No. 2/October 2019
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 May 2020
World Bank Group, World Bank Group, World Bank, World Bank Group, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank Group
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Doing Business, Business Regulation, Business Incorporation, Land Transactions, Third Parties