Household Credit and Saving:Does Policy Matter?
This paper surveys the existing literature on the determinants of household savings and credit in developing countries and examines the ways in which macro-level policies might impact on household financial behaviour.
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|Note:||I am grateful to Gauthier Lanot, Peter Quartey and Tim Worrall for very helpful comments. This paper is an output of Research Project R7968: ‘The Effects of Macro-financial policy on Household Micro-financial Behaviour’ funded by the UK Department for International Development. The views and opinions expressed are those of the author alone|
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