Estimating the Impact of Microcredit on Those Who Take It Up: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Morocco

We report results from a randomized evaluation of a microcredit program introduced in rural areas of Morocco in 2006. Thirteen percent of the households in treatment villages took a loan, and none in control villages did. Among households identified as more likely to borrow, microcredit access led t...

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Volume: 7
Main Author: Bruno Crépon
Florencia Devoto
Esther Duflo
William Parienté
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NASHVILLE American Economic Association 01.01.2015
AMER ECONOMIC ASSOC
published in: American economic journal. Applied economics Vol. 7; no. 1; pp. 123 - 150
Data of publication: 20150101
ISSN: 1945-7782
1945-7790
EISSN: 1945-7790
Discipline: Economics
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