Key Findings: The Impact of Credit on Village Economies

CFSP
Publication Type: 
Key Findings Brief
Publication Article File: 
Publication Year: 
2012

This is a two-page brief that summarizes the findings of the paper The Impact of Credit on Village Economies, written by Joseph Kaboski and Robert M. Townsend and published in the American Economic Journal.

CFSP's Key Findings series is designed to give policymakers, researchers and other stakeholders quick insight to the results of the Consortium's research and to introduce our work.

Region: 
East Asia and the Pacific
Country: 
Thailand
Topic: 
Income and Wealth
Topic: 
General Equilibrium
Topic: 
Economic Modeling
Topic: 
Policy Evaluation
Topic: 
Microfinance
Topic: 
Credit
Topic: 
Consumption
Topic: 
Agriculture
Topic: 
Growth