Microcredit and Development in Bangladesh

April 01, 2011

Community Development Specialist Daniel Davis recently traveled to Bangladesh to examine the impact microcredit has had on the developing nation. While there, he had the opportunity to spend time with leaders of some of the world’s most innovative microfinance institutions. This PDF chronicles insights gleaned from time he spent at Grameen Bank and with Dr. Muhammad Yunus, a Nobel Prize-winning economist from Bangladesh and Grameen’s founder.

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Daniel Davis

Daniel Paul Davis is vice president of community development and community affairs officer at the St. Louis Fed.

Daniel Davis

Daniel Paul Davis is vice president of community development and community affairs officer at the St. Louis Fed.

Bridges is a regular review of regional community and economic development issues. Views expressed are not necessarily those of the St. Louis Fed or Federal Reserve System.


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