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Sustainable microfinance: The balance between financial sustainability and social responsibility. A business model integrating remittances and cross-border entrepreneurship to microfinance

Evansluong, Quang

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Abstract

Microfinance has been recognized as an effective tool to alleviate poverty. How to create a sustainability model of microfinance to fulfill both social responsibility and financial sustainability by integrating remittance flows and cross-border micro enterprise activities to microfinance business is the aim of this study. A mix methodology including primary data collection, secondary data collection and case study will be employed when conducting research of microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Presentation Conference Type Conference Paper (unpublished)
Start Date Jul 20, 2010
Publication Date Jan 1, 2010
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
APA6 Citation Evansluong, Q. (2010, July). Sustainable microfinance: The balance between financial sustainability and social responsibility. A business model integrating remittances and cross-border entrepreneurship to microfinance. Paper presented at 19th EDAMBA Summer Academy
Keywords poverty alleviation, microfinance, financial sustainability, social responsibility,
remittances, cross-border entrepreneurship
Additional Information Title of Conference or Conference Proceedings : 19th EDAMBA Summer Academy