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Credit & women"s economic development

Credit & women"s economic development

a dialogue among entrepreneurs, bankers and development specialists on issues related to credit for business enterprise

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Published by World Council of Credit Unions, Inc. in collaboration with Overseas Education Fund in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Businesswomen -- Developing countries.,
  • Credit -- Developing countries.,
  • Women in development -- Developing countries.,
  • Women -- Credit -- Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 40-41.

    Other titlesCredit and women"s economic development
    Statementedited by Barbara Morrison Reno ... [et al.].
    ContributionsReno, Barbara Morrison., Overseas Education Fund., World Council of Credit Unions.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 44 p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20740859M

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