Credit for what? Informal credit as a coping strategy of market women in northern Ghana
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- Kati Schindler, 2010. "Credit for What? Informal Credit as a Coping Strategy of Market Women in Northern Ghana," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(2), pages 234-253.
- Kati Schindler, 2007. "Credit for What?: Informal Credit as a Coping Strategy of Market Women in Northern Ghana," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 715, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
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Keywordsmicro-credit; informal markets; networks; coping strategies; intra-household allocation; women; Ghana;
- O17 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Formal and Informal Sectors; Shadow Economy; Institutional Arrangements
- D13 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Production and Intrahouse Allocation
- O12 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-AFR-2006-09-23 (Africa)
- NEP-AGR-2006-09-23 (Agricultural Economics)
- NEP-DEV-2006-09-23 (Development)
- NEP-FMK-2006-09-23 (Financial Markets)
- NEP-MFD-2006-09-23 (Microfinance)
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