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Workplace:Institutt for økonomi (Department of Economics), Handelshøyskolen (Business School), Universitetet i Agder (University of Agder), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Do Social Enterprises Walk the Talk? Assessing Microfinance Performances with Mission Statements
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Business Venturing Insights (2019)
  2. Economies of Diversification in Microfinance: Evidence from Quantile Estimation on Panel Data
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2016

  1. Female Leaders and Financial Inclusion. Evidence from Microfinance Institutions
    Working Papers, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo Business School Downloads
    Also in Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. From NGOs to banks: Does institutional transformation alter the business model of microfinance institutions?
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2017)
  3. The influence of CEO power on agency costs in non-profit organisations: evidence from the global microfinance industry
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads
  4. The origin of CEOs and its influence on microfinance performance and risk-taking
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads

2015

  1. Discrimination by Microcredit Officers: Theory and Evidence on Disability in Uganda
    ULB Institutional Repository, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles View citations (8)
    Also in DULBEA Working Papers, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles (2010) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance (2015)

2013

  1. Are Women Better Bankers to the Poor? Evidence from Rural Microfinance Institutions
    2014 Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) Annual Meeting, January 3-5, 2014, Philadelphia, PA, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads
    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2014)
  2. Audit Quality and Corporate Governance: Evidence from the Microfinance Industry
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles (2012) Downloads
  3. Ownership, board compensation and company performance in sub-Saharan African countries
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Emerging Market Finance (2016)

2011

  1. Do microfinance rating assessments make sense? An analysis of the drivers of the MFI ratings
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads
  2. Performance and international investments in microfinance institutions
    Working Papers CEB, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Microbanks: Ownership, performance and social tradeoffs - a global analysis
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Performance and corporate governance in microfinance institutions
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2007) Downloads View citations (14)
  3. The cost of ownership in microfinance organization
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2009)

2005

  1. Microcredit for self-employed disabled persons in developing countries
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The agenda and relevance of recent research in Microfinance
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. A hybrid approach to international market selection: The case of impact investing organizations
    International Business Review, 2020, 29, (1) Downloads
  2. BOARD GOVERNANCE: DOES OWNERSHIP MATTER?
    Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 2020, 91, (1), 5-28 Downloads

2019

  1. Do social enterprises walk the talk? Assessing microfinance performances with mission statements
    Journal of Business Venturing Insights, 2019, 11, (C), - Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  2. Geographic diversification and credit risk in microfinance
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2019, 109, (C) Downloads
  3. The Commercialization of the Microfinance Industry: Is There a ‘Personal Mission Drift’ Among Credit Officers?
    Journal of Business Ethics, 2019, 158, (1), 119-134 Downloads
  4. The Performance Impact of Informal and Formal Institutional Differences in Cross-Border Alliances
    International Business Review, 2019, 28, (1), 104-118 Downloads
  5. The effect of language use on the financial performance of microfinance banks: Evidence from cross-border activities in 74 countries
    Journal of World Business, 2019, 54, (3), 213-229 Downloads View citations (2)

2018

  1. Do microfinance institutions benefit from integrating financial and nonfinancial services?
    Applied Economics, 2018, 50, (21), 2386-2401 Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Exploring Microfinance Clients with Disabilities: A Case Study of an Ecuadorian Microbank
    Journal of Development Studies, 2017, 53, (11), 1929-1943 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. From NGOs to Banks: Does Institutional Transformation Alter the Business Model of Microfinance Institutions?
    World Development, 2017, 89, (C), 19-33 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  3. The influence of the CEO’s business education on the performance of hybrid organizations: the case of the global microfinance industry
    Small Business Economics, 2017, 49, (2), 339-354 Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Motivations for Business Start‐up: Are There any Differences Between Disabled and Non‐disabled Microfinance Clients?
    Journal of International Development, 2016, 28, (1), 147-149 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Ownership, Board Compensation and Company Performance in Sub-Saharan African Countries
    Journal of Emerging Market Finance, 2016, 15, (2), 191-224 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2015

  1. Discrimination by microcredit officers: Theory and evidence on disability in Uganda
    The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2015, 58, (C), 44-55 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Should all microfinance institutions mobilize microsavings? Evidence from economies of scope
    Empirical Economics, 2015, 48, (1), 193-225 Downloads View citations (15)
  3. The Impact of Entrepreneur–CEOs in Microfinance Institutions: A Global Survey
    Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 2015, 39, (4), 927-953 Downloads

2014

  1. Are Women Better Bankers to the Poor? Evidence from Rural Microfinance Institutions
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2014, 96, (5), 1291-1306 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Boards in microfinance institutions: how do stakeholders matter?
    Journal of Management & Governance, 2014, 18, (1), 285-313 Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Female leadership, performance, and governance in microfinance institutions
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2014, 42, (C), 60-75 Downloads View citations (32)
  4. The Association between microfinance rating scores and corporate governance: a global survey
    International Review of Financial Analysis, 2014, 35, (C), 268-280 Downloads View citations (4)

2013

  1. Focus on Women in Microfinance Institutions
    Journal of Development Studies, 2013, 49, (5), 589-608 Downloads View citations (27)
  2. Governance and scope economies in microfinance institutions
    International Journal of Corporate Governance, 2013, 4, (1), 74-96 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Scale economies and input price elasticities in microfinance institutions
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2013, 37, (1), 118-131 Downloads View citations (35)
  4. The Effects of Religion on Development Efforts: Evidence from the Microfinance Industry and a Research Agenda
    World Development, 2013, 41, (C), 145-156 Downloads View citations (19)

2012

  1. Do Powerful CEOs Determine Microfinance Performance?
    Journal of Management Studies, 2012, 49, (4), 718-742 Downloads View citations (29)
  2. The use of microfinance services among economically active disabled people: Evidence from Uganda
    Journal of International Development, 2012, 24, S69-S83 View citations (2)
  3. Which Governance Mechanisms Promote Efficiency in Reaching Poor Clients? Evidence from Rated Microfinance Institutions
    European Financial Management, 2012, 18, (2), 218-239 Downloads View citations (7)

2011

  1. The impact of international influence on microbanks' performance: A global survey
    International Business Review, 2011, 20, (2), 163-176 Downloads View citations (34)
  2. Women and Repayment in Microfinance: A Global Analysis
    World Development, 2011, 39, (5), 758-772 Downloads View citations (90)

2010

  1. Microfinance Mission Drift?
    World Development, 2010, 38, (1), 28-36 Downloads View citations (100)

2009

  1. Performance and governance in microfinance institutions
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2009, 33, (4), 662-669 Downloads View citations (126)
  2. The Cost of Ownership in Microfinance Organizations
    World Development, 2009, 37, (2), 469-478 Downloads View citations (57)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2008

  1. Performance and trade-offs in Microfinance Organisations-does ownership matter?
    Journal of International Development, 2008, 20, (5), 598-612 Downloads View citations (52)

Chapters

2012

  1. Governance and Microfinance Institutions
    Chapter 29 in Research Handbook on International Banking and Governance, 2012 Downloads

2011

  1. Corporate Governance Challenges in Microfinance
    Chapter 13 in The Handbook Of Microfinance, 2011, pp 283-298 Downloads View citations (5)
 
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