The Resource Financial inclusion, innovation, and investments : biotechnology and capital markets working for the poor, edited by Ralph D. Christy, Vicki L. Bogan, (electronic book)

Financial inclusion, innovation, and investments : biotechnology and capital markets working for the poor, edited by Ralph D. Christy, Vicki L. Bogan, (electronic book)

Label
Financial inclusion, innovation, and investments : biotechnology and capital markets working for the poor
Title
Financial inclusion, innovation, and investments
Title remainder
biotechnology and capital markets working for the poor
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ralph D. Christy, Vicki L. Bogan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a state-of-the-art discussion of what has succeeded (and failed) in the design and implementation of projects and institutions to assist the poor in developing country economies. In Africa especially, far too many people are still living under conditions of extreme poverty. The goal of the book is twofold: (1) to identify and assess the key processes through which markets affect the livelihoods of the rural poor; and (2) to propose micro- and macro-level policies and innovations to address the problems of inclusion that arise. Featuring contributions from leading scholars and prof
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC59.72.P6
LC item number
F56 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christy, Ralph D
  • Bogan, Vicki L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • Economic assistance
  • Investments, Foreign
  • Poverty
  • Capital market
Label
Financial inclusion, innovation, and investments : biotechnology and capital markets working for the poor, edited by Ralph D. Christy, Vicki L. Bogan, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"... presentations made at the international symposium on "Financial Inclusion, Innovation, and Investments: Biotechnology and Capital Markets Working for the Poor" held at Cornell University from April 20th to 21st, 2007"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Financial markets and the poor -- pt. 2. Biotechnology and the poor -- pt. 3. Foreign direct investment
Control code
ebr10524622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 248 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Financial inclusion, innovation, and investments : biotechnology and capital markets working for the poor, edited by Ralph D. Christy, Vicki L. Bogan, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
"... presentations made at the international symposium on "Financial Inclusion, Innovation, and Investments: Biotechnology and Capital Markets Working for the Poor" held at Cornell University from April 20th to 21st, 2007"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Financial markets and the poor -- pt. 2. Biotechnology and the poor -- pt. 3. Foreign direct investment
Control code
ebr10524622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 248 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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