How to save the world one village, one family, one cow, one kiln, at a time. Inside the innovative altruism of microlending, where a little loan can make a huge difference.

Confessions of  a Microfinance Heretic

Hugh Sinclair

Berrett-Koehler, 2012


Interest rates of 100% and heavy-handed repayment methods? Welcome to the world of microfinance.
A Fistful of Rice

Vikram Akula

Harvard Business Review Press, 2010


Learn how one man transformed microfinance, fought poverty and turned a profit, all at once.
The Aid Trap

R. Glenn Hubbard and William Duggan

Columbia UP, 2009


Giving poor countries money makes them dependent. Promoting business development actually helps them develop.