Book review: A comparison of two books of microfinance pioneers



Vikram Akula, A Fistful of Rice: My Unexpected Quest to End Poverty Through Profitability, Harvard Business School Publishing, Boston, MA, 2011, ISBN 978-1-4221-3117-6, Hardcover US$26.95, 191 pages.

Muhamad Yunus, Banker to the Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty, PublicAffairs, New York, 2007, ISBN-13 978-1-58648/ISBN-10 1-58648-198-3, Paperback US$15.00, 288 pages.