As part of this project, the Infosys Foundation engaged LEAD to undertake impact assessments of its grantee portfolio.
This study examines the factors that influence interest and uptake of micro loans in the MSME segment, and improve our understanding of the role that such financial products can play in their credit portfolio.
This initiative was launched with an aim to promote last-mile digital payment solutions for underserved communities of merchants and consumers in India. Housed at LEAD, it was supported through USAID’s Mobile Solutions Technical Assistance and Research (mSTAR) program with FHI360.
This study, conducted in collaboration with the Global Alliance for Mass Entrepreneurship, captures the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on microenterprises in India through a multi-dimensional study.
This study aimed to understand the demand and supply-side factors that influence the success of the Business Correspondent model in India.
This study examines the demand and supply side factors that influence the uptake of Take Home Rations provided under the ICDS program, in Tamil Nadu.
This study examines the impact of COVID-19 and the associated lockdown in India on the operations and financial health of Microfinance Institutions.
This study explores the behavioural mechanisms that influence decision making processes in long term savings amongst lower income households.