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PBS NewsHour | Microlending Makes Jump to Developed World | PBS

Duration: 08:36
Program: PBS NewsHour #10454
Broadcast Date: Sep. 13, 2012

When Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus won the Nobel Peace Prize for microlending in Bangladesh, he wanted to prove that the concept could work in the developed world. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on efforts to give microloans to Americans attempting to become new entrepreneurs and small business owners.



Post Date: September 13, 2012