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Ren will visit it and ask how we could have allowed such a terrible thing to go on for so long The definitive history of micro credit direct from the man that conceived of it Banker to the Poor is necessary and inspirational reading for anyone interested in economics public policy philanthropy social history and business Muhammad Yunus was born in Bangladesh and earned his PhD in economics in the United States at Vanderbilt University to the Poor Micro Lending PDFEPUBwhere he was deeply influenced by the civil rights movement He still lives in Bangladesh and travels widely around the world on behalf of Grameen Bank and the concept of micro credit. Dr Yunus could prove it is possible to lift the poorest out of poverty He could open eyes of bankers who stick with the idea that lending could happend only when collateral is secured His experience ilustrates the private sector is not only for the greedy but also for social minded individuals I would recommend the book to anyone who wish for a poverty free world

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Banker to the Poor Micro Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty

Ent Around the world micro lending programs inspired by Grameen are blossoming with than three hundred programs established in the United States alone Banker to the Poor is Muhammad Yunus's memoir of how he decided to change his life in order to help the world's poor In it he traces the intellectual and spiritual journey that led him to fundamentally rethink the economic relationship between rich and poor and the challenges he and his colleagues faced in founding Grameen He also provides wise hopeful guidance for anyone who to the Poor eBook #9734 would like to join him in putting homelessness and destitution in a museum so that one day our child. This book provides an informative overview of Grameen Bank and micro lending but I think that its argument in favor of micro lending would be stronger if Yunus spent time addressing the arguments of critics Although some criticisms are mentioned briefly Yunus brushes them off uickly As one example I think that Yunus far too uickly rejects the arguments that poor people living in the developed world would not benefit from micro lending in the same ways as the poor of Bangladesh I think that he seriously underestimates the different attitudes that poor Westerners have especially in light of the fact that their poverty is generally much less extreme Moreover unlike the rural Bangladeshi poor who tend to have skills like basket weaving I am uncertain that the average poor American would have marketable skills that could be translated into income opportunitiesThis book has

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Muhammad the Poor Micro Lending EpubYunus is that the Poor MOBI #243 rare thing a bona fide visionary His dream is the total eradication of poverty from the world In against the advice of banking and government officials Yunus established Grameen a bank devoted to providing the poorest of Bangladesh with minuscule loans Grameen Bank based on the belief that credit is a basic human right not the privilege of a fortunate few now provides over billion dollars of micro to the Poor Micro Lending PDFEPUBloans to than two million families in rural Bangladesh Ninety four percent of Yunus's clients are women and Banker to PDF repayment rates are near perc. While building my schedule for next year my goal was to take as few economics courses as possible After a year of studying economics I can t help but feel that economic theories are far from real life problems and yeah okay I know that real life economics is different from what we study in uni but still Economics seems miles away from real life Mohammad Yunus a Bengali Economics professor has the exact same feeling when he realizes his lectures are a world away from the poverty of Bangladesh He walks around a village near his university and sees that the poor people of the village work incredibly hard and yet remain poor due to their dependence on others Many of them are stuck in a poverty trap He realizes that their lack of capital stops them from being able to earn money and leave poverty And so Yunus decides to create a bank that focuses on lending money to the


10 thoughts on “Banker to the Poor Micro Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty

  1. says:

    Muhammad Yunus and I are best friends Oops I had to double check and I'd spelled Muhammad wrong Sorry buddyAnyways me and Mr Yunus are best friends because once he spoke at the library in Salt Lake City and when I heard about it I drove down and sat shyly on the back row of the auditorium and clapped really hard for him Then after it was all over I saw him just kind of hanging out all alone on the stage and t

  2. says:

    After finishing this book I wanted to shout Yeah Preach it brother Really cool book Yunus won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize for his deca

  3. says:

    While building my schedule for next year my goal was to take as few economics courses as possible After a year of studying economics I can't help but feel that economic theories are far from real life problems and yeah o

  4. says:

    Truly an amazing book I highly recommend this to anyone interested in development poverty or those wanting to learn about micro lending He is truly an incredible man with a heart of infinite passion and hope This book will stay in me

  5. says:

    Highly recommended A true must read book

  6. says:

    This book provides an informative overview of Grameen Bank and micro lending but I think that its argument in favor of micro lending would be stronger if Yunus spent time addressing the arguments of critics Although some criticisms ar

  7. says:

    I read a 20 pages report written by a group of MBA students from Columbia Business School and it was as concise succinctly put as this 200 pages book on Grameen Bankmicrocredit The importance of open access to res

  8. says:

    Dr Yunus could prove it is possible to lift the poorest out of poverty He could open eyes of bankers who stick with the idea that lending could happend only when collateral is secured His experience ilustrates the private sector is not only for the greedy but also for social minded individuals I would recommend the book to anyone who wish for a poverty free world

  9. says:

    This book has much in common with Three Cups of Tea One Man's Mission to Promote Peace One School at a Time In it Mohamma

  10. says:

    355 What an uplifting story Hats off to Muhammad Yunusकौन कहता है आसमां में सुराख नहीं हो सकता एक पत्थर तो तबियत से उछा

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