Overindebtedness in the Bolivian Microfinance Sector, 1997-2001 (Sobreendeudamiento en Las Microfinanzas Bolivianas, 1997-2001)
84 Pages Posted: 2 Jun 2009
Date Written: September 2003
This paper discuss the main results from a household survey of Bolivian microfinance clients, their experience with microfinance institutions and their strategies for copping with shocks, in the overindebtedness episode experienced by the Bolivian Financial System in the 1997-2001 period.
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Keywords: Microfinance, income smoothing, bolivia, systemic shocks
JEL Classification: Microfinance, income smoothing, bolivia, systemic shocks
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