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Examining the economic impact and challenges associated with Savings & Loans companies in Ghana


  • Tweneboah Senzu, Emmanuel


The paper strive to empirically deduce the exact contribution of Savings & Loans companies to Ghana’s economy, and further analyze the extent of it economic impact as against the challenges faced by the industry in support of the development of the financial system in Ghana

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  • Tweneboah Senzu, Emmanuel, 2017. "Examining the economic impact and challenges associated with Savings & Loans companies in Ghana," MPRA Paper 80708, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:80708

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    1. World Bank, 1999. "Ghana - Financial Services for Women Entrepreneurs in the Informal Sector," World Bank Publications - Reports 9865, The World Bank Group.
    2. Mr. Rodolphe Blavy & Mr. Anupam Basu & Mr. Murat  Yulek, 2004. "Microfinance in Africa: Experience and Lessons From Selected African Countries," IMF Working Papers 2004/174, International Monetary Fund.
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    Savings & Loans; Financial System of Ghana; Micro-finance Institutions; Banking; Informal Economy; Bank of Ghana;
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    JEL classification:

    • G21 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Banks; Other Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages
    • G23 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Non-bank Financial Institutions; Financial Instruments; Institutional Investors
    • G28 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Government Policy and Regulation

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