Author Affiliation, Ana.
Economics; Faculty of Social Sciences
Rotating savings and credit associations in Jamaica: Some empirical findings on partner
Social and Economic Studies
Date of Publication
States that the most popular informal financial institutions in Jamaica is the rotating savings and credit association which is termed 'partner'. Analyses the results of a survey administered to 1,500 household heads in four Jamaican parishes, concerning their participation in 'partner'. The aspects studied include membership characteristics, structure and function, and provision of financial services.....