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A review of commitment savings products in developing countries

A review of commitment savings products in developing countries

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Published by Asian Development Bank in Manila .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Savings accounts -- Developing countries.,
    • Saving and investment -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNava Ashraf ... [et al.].
      SeriesERD working paper ;, no. 45, ERD working paper (Online) ;, no. 45.
      ContributionsAshraf, Nava., Asian Development Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC411
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3389296M
      LC Control Number2004615501

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“Testing Savings Product Innovations Using an Experimental Methodology.” ERD Technical Note, November Ashraf, Nava, Nathalie Gons, Dean Karlan, and Wesley Yin. “A Review of Commitment Savings Products in Developing Countries.” ERD Working Paper, July Review of Economics and Statist no.

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This note summarizes a proof of concept trial of a new product designed to allow migrants to send remittances for educational purposes. Migrant remittances are one of the largest international financial flows to developing countries, exceeding US$ billion in Nava Ashraf is a Canadian economist and currently serves as professor of economics at the London School of Economics as well as research director of the Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship.

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