The 'win-win' solution put forward by the donor community as a prominent tool for poverty reduction, claims that microfinance institutions (MFls) can achieve financial sustainability without compromising their outreach to the poorest clients. MFis can become self-sustainable either by raising interest rates and/or by raising the minimum loan size. Thereore, the main hypothesis behind the 'win-win' solution is that the poor are not risk averseand that they are willing to pay high interest rates and/or take out large loans.
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