discussion microloans

Review the articles, “Women and Financialization: Microcredit, Institutional Investors, and MFIs,” by Girón (2015), and “Microcredit: From Hope to Scepticism to Modest Hope,” by Berlage and Jasrotia (2015), which are required reading for this week. Respond to the following:

  • Define microloans and determine how microloans can be utilized effectively to promote growth and development in a country?
  • Specifically, what strategy would you propose to raise the effectiveness of microloans?