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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Kirton, Claremont
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Economics; Faculty of Social Sciences
Article Title
Rotating savings and credit associations in Jamaica: Some empirical findings on partner
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Social and Economic Studies
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Date of Publication
1996
Volume ID
45
Issue ID
2/3
Page(s)
195-224
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Abstract
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.....
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