In January 2015, the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics released a series of studies offering an unprecedented opportunity to explore the impact of microcredit across varying countries and contexts. On February 27, 2015, researchers, investors, donors, and service providers gathered in Washington, D.C., to discuss these findings. Watch this video for a selection of insights and results from some of the researchers who conducted these studies.
Click here for more information on the event: http://www.povertyactionlab.org/event/financial-services-poor-lessons-and-implications-latest-research-credit
Click here for a policy bulletin summarizing the latest microcredit research: http://www.povertyactionlab.org/publication/where-credit-is-due
Click here to see a full video of the first half of the event: http://youtu.be/PgjyGTBOOGw
Music by Kevin MacLeod
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