STRUCTURAL CHANGES OF RURAL CREDIT OVER TIME IN TWO VILLAGES OF BANGLADESH

This is a follow-up study of a research conduced i41968. Significant socioeconomic structural hang" in the field of rural credit took place over time. The institutional sources of credit have replaced the noninstitutional lenders to a greater extent. The amount of credit received in real terms, however, did not increase. The bulk of the institutional credit has been appropriated by large farmers as observed in 1968. Significant overlapping of loan cases have been observed due to involvement of various agencies in agricultural credit. The pattern of loan utilization registered significant improvement over time. The study recommends for extending the lead bank system to all the farm credit programmes of the country with a view to avoiding overlapping of loan cases.


Issue Date:
Dec 31 1984
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
ISSB 0257-3639 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/210033
Published in:
Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 08, Number 2
Page range:
63-73
Total Pages:
12
Series Statement:
VIII
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