The debt trap: the indebtness of the poor in South Africa.

by Nagdee, Qureisha

Abstract (Summary)
This investigation focused on why the poor are in debt, what they are indebted for, when debt was incurred, why a loan was incurred, and from whom it was aquired and for what purpose. In addition, it investigated the reasons for indebtedness, as well as the possibilities of how this situation may be addressed and the indebtedness reduced.
Bibliographical Information:


School:University of the Western Cape/Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland

School Location:South Africa

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:finance personal south africa poor loans economic aspects microfinance


Date of Publication:01/01/2004

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