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Microfinance and Microentrepreneurship: Case studies in social innovation

Arvind Ashta ()

No 13-046, Working Papers CEB from ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles

Abstract: The paper presents a social innovation as an innovative business model with new social relations and indicates a few short cases to indicate how a social problem was addressed by a social innovation by entrepreneurial actions by microfinance service providers. The cases are from microcredit, microguarantee, microinsurance and microequity.

Keywords: Entrepreneurship; microfinance; microcredit; guarantee; insurance; equity; microangels (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: L26 O16 O17 O30 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 11 p.
Date: 2013-12-11
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