Influence of Microfinance and Empowerment on Satisfaction: Case Study of Pakistan

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Kausar Yasmeen , Naif Mutlaq J Alruways , Swadhin Mondal

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involvement, and loan size on women satisfaction. To achieve the objectives through simple
random sampling technique the cross-sectional was collected from 372 borrowers’ and 372 nonborrowers’
women’s through questionnaire and later multinomial logistic regression was applied.
The findings revealed and support the theory of adoption, which demonstrates that income
increases satisfaction. Microfinance is a kind of money, which involves borrowers in small
business and enables them to have money through doing businesses that increase borrowers’
women satisfaction compare to non-borrower’s women. More empowered women is more
satisfied with life. Present study also found that the effect of microfinance involvement on
women’s satisfaction depends on their empowerment In the light of findings this study
recommends that future researchers can examine the same model in the different culture. This
study contributes theoretically, practically and politically.

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Keywords

Women empowerment
Microfinance
Satisfaction
Economic activities

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