The Microfinance Review

The Microfinance Review

Publisher: Bankers' Institute of Rural Development (BIRD)
Editor: Smt. T.S. Raji Gain
Online ISSN: Applied, Print ISSN: 2229-3329
Frequency: Biannual


THE MICROFINANCE REVIEW is an half yearly journal published by Centre for Research on Financial Inclusion and Microfinance (CRFIM), set up within Bankers Institute of Rural Development (BIRD) Lucknow, a premier training establishment promoted by NABARD. It is the only journal in India exclusively deals with microfinance and financial inclusion sector in the country and abroad. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles and research papers, supported by EPW Research Foundation, Mumbai.

Aims and objectives of the Journal is to promote studies on issues related to the microfinance and financial inclusion sector in India and abroad in order to sensitise the policy makers, donors, researchers and others who are associated with the sector. The journal proposes to identify key problems and encourage debate in the microfinance sector on issues such as socio-economic empowerment, institutional arrangements and innovations in microfinance and financial inclusion products with special focus on rural clients.

Table of Contents

Vol 10, No 1 (2018)


Impact of Self-Help Groups on Member Households: A Study with Reference to SHG-Bank Linkage Programme
K. Raja Reddy, C. S. Reddy
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 1-12
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Application of Information and Communication Technology in Rural Cooperative Banks: Present and Way Forward
Joan R. Blah, R. Srinivasan
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 13-24
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Financial Inclusion and Its Impact on Economic Growth: Evidences from State-Level Data
Tarujyoti Buragohain
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 25-35
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Does Financial Inclusion Reduce Poverty and Unemployment? Some Evidences from Indian States
Erra Kamal Sai Sadharma, T. K. Venkatachalapathy
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 36-51
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The Role of SHG Members as Business Correspondent Agents in Uttar Pradesh: Saga of Success
A. K. Srivastava
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 52-63
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Reverse Innovation in Financial Inclusion - Lessons from Developing Economies
Mohit Anand, Smridhi Khanna, Mitul Kathuria
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 64-75
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A Study of Efficiency of Microfinance Institutions in India: A DEA Approach
Santa Kar, Joyeeta Deb
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 76-87
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Improving Livelihoods of Tribal Community Through Microfinance: The Experience of Wadi Project in Koraput, Odisha
S. N. Tripathy
 Vol 10, No 1 (2018), Pagination: 88-98
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