Finance and Development

Finance and Development

Surveys of Theory, Evidence and Policy

Edited by Christopher J. Green, Colin Kirkpatrick and Victor Murinde

In this valuable new book, a distinguished group of authors takes stock of the existing state of knowledge in the field of finance and the development process. Each chapter offers a comprehensive survey and synthesis of current issues. These include such critical subjects as savings, financial markets and the macroeconomy, stock market development, financial regulation, foreign investment and aid, financing livelihoods, microfinance, rural financial markets, small and medium enterprises, corporate finance and banking.

Chapter 1: How Does Finance Contribute to the Development Process and Poverty Reduction?

Christopher J. Green, Colin H. Kirkpatrick and Victor Murinde

Subjects: development studies, development economics, economics and finance, development economics, financial economics and regulation


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