JEL classification codes: D24, G21, G23, G28, L26, L31.
Financing of Micro and Small Enterprises in China: An Exploratory Study†
Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2013
Copyright © 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Special Issue: Strategy and Innovation in Emerging Economies
Volume 22, Issue 7-8, pages 431–446, November 2013
How to Cite
Chan, S. H. and Lin, J. J. (2013), Financing of Micro and Small Enterprises in China: An Exploratory Study. Strat. Change, 22: 431–446. doi: 10.1002/jsc.1949
- Issue online: 18 NOV 2013
- Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2013
The financing predicaments of micro and small enterprises (MSEs) — such as MSE owners requiring lower credit costs, longer loan repayment periods, monthly loan repayments, and more diverse security methods to reduce access barriers — suggest a need for financial inclusion of the unbanked and a future for the microfinance industry in China.