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Banker to the poor

micro-lending and the battle against world poverty

by Muhammad Yunus

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Published by PublicAffairs in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yunus, Muhammad, -- 1940-,
  • Grameen Bank -- History,
  • Bankers -- Bangladesh -- Biography,
  • Social reformers -- Bangladesh -- Biography,
  • Microfinance -- Bangladesh -- History,
  • Rural poor -- Bangladesh -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMuhammad Yunus with Alan Jolis.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsJolis, Alan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3290.6.A6 Y86 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 289 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23873260M
    ISBN 101586481983
    ISBN 109781586481988
    LC Control Number2009291910

      Banker to the Poor, Muhammad Yunus. New York: Public Affairs, Summary: Yunus' personal account of developing micro-lending and the Grameen Bank to help lift the rural poor out of poverty by providing the small loans they needed to develop their own small businesses. How often does it happen that a person has an epiphany, a. This Study Guide consists of approximately 39 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Banker to the Poor. Print Word PDF Take our free Banker to the Poor quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you.

    Sitting at the airport in Nairobi, having just finished reading Banker to the poor by Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace prize winner in I selected this book very deliberately as I knew I would be visiting a microfinance bank in Kenya, during my trip to Kenya.   In the process, the poor would teach him an entirely new economics. Yunus never planned to loan money or start a bank, he writes in the best-selling book Banker to .

      Read "Banker To The Poor Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty" by Muhammad Yunus available from Rakuten Kobo. The inspirational story of how Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus invented microcredit, founded the Grameen Bank, and tra Brand: Publicaffairs. Banker to the Poor tells this inspiring story, and allows us to envision a world where someday, poverty will be history. Muhammad Yunus was born in Chittagong, a seaport in Bangladesh. The third of fourteen children, he was educated at Dhaka University and was awarded a Fulbright scholarship to study economics at Vanderbilt University.


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Banker to the Poor by Muhammad Yunus is the story of the Grameen bank program, which is founded in Bangladesh by Yunus to help the poor. Inthe credit program is formed to provide small loans to the poor. Yunus has a dream of helping the poor to help themselves.

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It is a story of a struggle and the unique and extraordinary methods he invented to combat human despair. Banker to the Poor Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty Author: Muhammad Yunus Publisher: PublicAffairs Books Date of Publication: October ISBN: No.

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In Banker to the Poor, Yunus traces the journey that led him to rethink the economic relationship between rich and poor and recounts the challenges he faced in founding Grameen. He provides wise, hopeful guidance for anyone who would like to join him in the burgeoning world movement of micro-lending to eradicate world poverty.

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.

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Banker to the poor tells the enthralling story of Muhammad Yunus, who set up the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh to lend tiny sums to the poorest of the poor, who were shunned by ordinary banks. The money would enable them to set up the smallest village enterprise and pull themselves out of poverty.

Today this system is practiced in some sixty countries.Banker to the Poor Book Review The book “Banker to the Poor” by Muhammad Yunus is the story of the Grameen Bank Program, which is founded in Bangladesh by Yunus to help the poor. Born in in the city of Chittagong, Professor Yunus studied at Dhaka University in Bangladesh, and then received a Fulbright scholarship to study economics at.