Accion Poverty Outreach Findings & Analysis, Apoyo Integral, El Salvador
ACCION InSight Series, No. 17, March 2006
15 Pages Posted: 16 May 2006
This report evaluates the poverty levels of microfinance clients at Apoyo Integral in El Salvador relative to national and international poverty lines. The study also describes certain client characteristics and how they vary with poverty level. Finally, the authors describe the tool they developed for Apoyo Integral to monitor the poverty distribution of clients on a regular basis, using data collected during the credit evaluation process.
Keywords: microfinance, microcredit, poverty, el salvador
JEL Classification: i32, n86
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