Social Capital, Network Effects and Savings in Rural Vietnam
AbstractInformation failures are a major barrier to formal financial saving in low income countries. Households in rural communities often lack the information necessary to set up formal deposit accounts or are uncertain about the returns to saving formally. In t
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household savings; social capital; information failure; women.s unions; Vietnam;
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