Microfinance and Rural Development: Role of Self Help Group

  • 1 customer review

Price : US$ 96.15


  • Author :Mithilesh Kumar Jha
  • Year of Publication :2012
  • ISBN: :9788180698552
  • Language: :English
  • Binding: :Hard Bound
  • No of Pages: XXIV, 432
  • Size: 23 cms
  • Categories: Developmental Studies, Economics, NGOs, Rural Development

About the Book :

This book covers all the aspects of Microfinance, Microcredit and SHGs. Organisation, Function, delivery and recovery methods of Microfinance are discussed here in worldwide contexts, with the latest theory of rural development and its implication method is unique. It explains the present problems of the microfinance and its solutions. The role of NABARD to foster the microfinance and rural development through SHGs adds special feature in the book. It candidly deals the various approaches to rural developments, namely Gandhian Approach, Planning Commissions Approach, PURA Approach, Panchayati Raj Approach, Village Development Boards (VDBs ) Approach of Nagaland. Land reforms, Rural poverty eradication, Rural-Urban Disparities, Role of Information and Communication Technology in Rural Development, etc. are also discussed. It is suitable for the student of economics, finance and rural management layman and researchers.

About Author :

Mithilesh Kumar Jha, Asstt. Prof. and Head, Deptt. of Economics, Yingli Govt. College, Longleng , Nagaland. He obtained all his degrees from BRA BIHAR UNIVERSITY, MUZAFFARPUR, namely B.A, M.A, Ph.D., LLB. He had served earlier three consecutive terms as an executive member from Nagaland in NORTH EASTERN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION (NEEA ). He is the life member of Indian Economic Association, North Eastern Economic Association (NEEA), and BOOK CLUB of NBT, INDIAN RED CROSS SOCIETY. He is the academic counsellor of IGNOU for MEC and BA programme for BECE at IGNOU study centre, Longleng. At present, holding the various posts to function the college smoothly, viz. Prof. In-charge, Career Guidance and Counselling Cell, Convenor, Internal Quality Cell, Prof. In-charge of Consortium for Educational Communication, Environmental studies and to organise the elocution and Essay competition sponsored by FORUM OF FREE ENTERPRISE, Mumbai. He has presented more than thirty research papers in regional and national level seminars and conferences. He has contributed about ten research papers in different leading journals of Economics and edited books.