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Over on my microfinance "open book" blog, I posted a digest of what is arguably the first gold standard evaluation of a storied anti-poverty intervention, microcredit. Given the paper's historic nature and its resonance with CGD themes of impact evaluation and finance, the post may particularly interest those who follow the present blog, Voices from the Center.


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