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Bill Himpler

Blog Entries by Bill Himpler

Addressing the Credit Needs of the Unbanked

4 Comments | Posted October 7, 2011 | 13:05:02 (EST)

Last week, Nobel Prize winning economist Mohamed Yunnus appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to promote his work in the area of micro-lending and he was welcomed with open arms by the show's hosts for his good work. Yunnus is trying to address the need for access to affordable credit among...

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Industrial Loan Companies are Part of the Economic Solution

Posted September 17, 2009 | 21:21:10 (EST)

Commercial firm ownership of Industrial Loan Corporations played no role whatsoever in causing or exacerbating the current or previous financial crises. The current crisis arose within the financial sector, not the commercial sector, and no government official or credible analyst disputes this.

Criticisms of ILCs, such as those levied...

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