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  • The Andhra Pradesh Microfinance Crisis and American Payday Lending: Two Studies in Vulnerability 

    Palmer, Eric (Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal, 2013)
    Microcredit, a non-profit lending approach that is often championed as a source of women’s inclusion and empowerment, has in the past decade been followed by microfinance, a forprofit sibling of a different temperament. Microfinance in India is now ...
  • El subdesarrollo como vulnerabilidad 

    Camacho, Luis (Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal, 2011)
    S’il existe plusieurs modèles présentant les attentes par rapport au développement, peu d’auteurs ont tenté de caractériser le sous-développement au sein d’un concept englobant. C’est pourquoi la notion de vulnérabilité, exposée par Denis Goulet dans ...
  • El subdesarrollo como vulnerabilidad 

    Camacho, Luis (Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal, 2011)
    Although there are several models that seek to understand development, few authors try to characterize underdevelopment under an all-encompassing concept. This is why the notion of vulnerability, as exposed by Goulet in The Cruel Choice (1971), continues ...
  • Relating Fragile States to Social and Human Fragilities 

    Dubois, Jean-Luc; Huyghebaert, Patricia; Brouillet, Anne-Sophie (Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal, 2010)
    Fragile States is a way of naming this particular category of states that have weak performance, insufficient service delivery, weak administrative and government power, and lack of legal rules. Little consideration is usually made to the fact that ...