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SP 1985-08: The Rural Banking System: The Need for Reforms

This paper reviews important monetary and credit policies affecting the performance of rural banks, examines the possible roles of rural banks under an entirely different policy environment and suggests some measures to rehabilitate the rural banking system. In this regard, several options are explored in the study. The recommendations are hoped to improve rural banking system.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies
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Lamberte, Mario B.; money and banking; rural credit; credit policy; banking system; rural banks; credit program; rural sector; credit market; monetary policy;
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