Nobel prize-winning idea of microlending piles debt on millions

Muhammad Yunus, Bangladeshi economist and 2006 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, speaks on eradicating malnutrition at the opening of a food production plant in Barreal de Heredia, near San Jose, November 25, 2013. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 23, 2019, on page 5.




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