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2018
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Local currency adoption and use: insights from a realist evaluation of the Bristol Pound

Johnson, S. & Harvey-Wilson, H., Apr 2018, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 56).

Research output: Working paper

File
1 Citation (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

‘Upliftment’, friends and finance: Everyday exchange repertories and mobile money transfer in Kenya

Johnson, S. & Krijtenburg, F., 31 Dec 2018, In : The Journal of Modern African Studies. 56, 4, p. 569-594 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
financial system
Kenya
finance
money
resource
2017
9 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)

Microfinance and gender: issues, challenges and the road ahead

Garikipati, S., Johnson, S., Guérin, I. & Szafarz, A., 2017, In : The Journal of Development Studies. 53, 5, p. 641-648 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
gender issue
microfinance
road
gender
equality
2 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
authenticity
qualitative research
trustworthiness
evaluation
policy making
5 Citations (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Kenya
Financial management
Marriage
Ideology
Life cycle
2016
8 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Kenya
money
inclusion
transfer of money
bank
3 Downloads (Pure)

Financial Capability for Wellbeing: An alternative perspective from the Capability Approach

Storchi, S. & Johnson, S., Jan 2016, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 44).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
3 Downloads (Pure)

Qualitative impact evaluation: incorporating authenticity into the assessment of rigour

Johnson, S. & Rasulova, S., Mar 2016, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 45).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
3 Citations (Scopus)

The political economy of financial inclusion: tailoring donor policy to fit

Johnson, S. & Williams, R., 1 Aug 2016, In : Development Policy Review. 34, 5, p. 721-743 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
aid policy
political economy
inclusion
government policy
development policy
5 Citations (Scopus)
129 Downloads (Pure)

Towards a plural history of microfinance

Copestake, J., Johnson, S., Garcia Cabello, M., Goodwin-Groen, R., Gravesteijn, R., Humberstone, J., Nino-Zarazua, M. & Titus, M., 8 Jul 2016, In : Canadian Journal of Development Studies. 37, 3, p. 279-297 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
microfinance
history
narrative
global perspective
organizational culture
2015
32 Downloads (Pure)
File

Exploring Conceptions of the Social and Solidarity Economy: Informal Financial Groups in Kenya

Johnson, S., 2015, "Homo Oeconomicus, Mulier Solidaria" Une Économie Solidaire Peut-Elle Être Féministe? . Geneva: L'Harmattan, p. 95-122

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Financial capability and financial inclusion: measuring the missing ingredient

Johnson, S., Vujic, S., Storchi, S. & Li, Y., 2015, Kenya's Financial Transformation in the 21st Century. Heyer, A. & King, M. (eds.). Nairobi: Financial Sector Deepening Kenya

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
32 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File

Towards a plural history of microfinance

Copestake, J., Garcia Cabello, M., Goodwin-Groen, R., Gravesteijn, R., Humberstone, J., Johnson, S., Nino-Zarazua, M. & Titus, M., 1 Oct 2015, Bath: Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, 28 p. (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 40).

Research output: Working paper

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Transformation of Kenya’s Banking Sector 2000 - 2012

Johnson, S. & Upadhyaya, R., 2015, Kenya's Financial Transformation in the 21st Century. Heyer, A. & King, M. (eds.). Nairobi: Financial Sector Deepening Kenya, p. 17 61 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
7 Downloads (Pure)
File
2014
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Competing visions of financial inclusion in Kenya:The rift revealed by mobile money transfer

Johnson, S., Mar 2014, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 30).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
99 Downloads (Pure)

Development numbers: The political economy of data production from 'above' and 'below'

Johnson, S., Jun 2014, In : Enterprise Development and Microfinance. 25, 2, p. 179-182 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

File
political economy
statistics
book
47 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
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Towards a plural history of microfinance    

Copestake, J., Garcia Cabello, M., Goodwin-Groen, R., Gravesteijn, R., Humberstone, J., Johnson, S., Niño-Zarazua, M. & Titus, M., 1 Oct 2014, Centre for Development Studies, (Bath Papers in International Development; no. 40).

Research output: Working paper

File
8 Downloads (Pure)

"We don't have this is mine and this is his": managing money and the character of conjugality in Kenya

Johnson, S., 1 Sep 2014, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 33).

Research output: Working paper

File
2013

Clients

Rutherford, S., Collins, D. & Johnson, S., 2013, The New Microfinance Handbook: A Financial Systems Perspective. Ledgerwood, J. (ed.). Washington, DC: World Bank, p. 49-70 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Debt, over-indebtedness and wellbeing: an exploration

Johnson, S., Sep 2013, Over-Indebtedness and Financial Inclusion. Guerin, I., Morvant-Roux, S. & Villareal, M. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Well-being
Indebtedness
Debt
8 Citations (Scopus)
99 Downloads (Pure)

From microfinance to inclusive financial markets: The challenge of social regulation

Johnson, S., 2013, In : Oxford Development Studies. 41, S1, p. S35-S52 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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microfinance
financial market
poverty
exclusion
regulation

Savings group outreach and membership

Johnson, S. & Storchi, S., 2013, Savings Groups at the Frontier. Nelson, C. (ed.). Rugby: Practical Action Publishing, p. 37-64 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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The political economy of financial inclusion: Working with governments on market development

Johnson, S. & Williams, R., 1 Jun 2013, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Well-Being; no. 23).

Research output: Working paper

File
2012

El papel de los grupos informales en los mercados financieros: evidencias de Kenia

Translated title of the contribution: The role of informal groups in the financial market: evidence from KenyaJohnson, S., Malkamaki, M. & Nino-Zarazua, M., 2012, Las microfinanzas en los intersticios del desarrollo . Villareal, M. & Angulo, L. (eds.). Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico: Gobierno de Jalisco, Secretaría General de Gobierno, Dirección de Publicaciones; Universidad Pedagogica Nacional Unidad Gdl; CIESAS Juares 87; Secretaria de Promocion Economica, p. 139-170 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

13 Citations (Scopus)

Inclusive financial markets: is transformation under way in Kenya?

Johnson, S. & Arnold, S., Nov 2012, In : Development Policy Review. 30, 6, p. 719-748 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

financial market
Kenya
financial services
financial service
inclusion
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Inclusive financial markets: Is transformation under way in Kenya?

Johnson, S. & Arnold, S., 1 Jan 2012, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 14).

Research output: Working paper

File

Microinsurance that works for women

Banthia, A., Johnson, S., McCord, M. J. & Mathews, B., 10 Apr 2012, Protecting the Poor: A microinsurance compendium. Matul, M. & Churchill, C. (eds.). Geneva: ILO, Vol. II. p. 331-348

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011
34 Citations (Scopus)
146 Downloads (Pure)

Financial access and exclusion in Kenya and Uganda

Johnson, S. & Nino-Zarazua, M., Mar 2011, In : The Journal of Development Studies. 47, 3, p. 475-496 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Uganda
Kenya
exclusion
geographical factors
financial services
2010
12 Citations (Scopus)

Online or offline?: The rise of "peer-to-peer" lending in microfinance

Johnson, S., Arvind, A. & Assadi, D., 2010, In : Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organisations. 8, 3, p. 26-37 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Developing countries
Websites
Lenses
Costs
Lending
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The role of informal groups in financial markets: evidence from Kenya

Johnson, S., Malkamaki, M. & Nino-Zarazua, M., Aug 2010, Bath, U. K.: Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 7).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
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2009
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Financial access and exclusion in Kenya and Uganda

Johnson, S. & Nino-Zarazua, M., Feb 2009, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 1).

Research output: Working paper

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Financial Access and Exclusion in Kenya and Uganda

Johnson, S. & Nino-Zarazua, M., Feb 2009, Bath: Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Wellbeing in Developing Countries (WeD) Working Papers; no. Bath Papers in International Development 1).

Research output: Working paper

Financial exclusion in Kenya and Uganda

Johnson, S. & Nino-Zarazua, M., Feb 2009, Bath, UK: Centre for Development Studies.

Research output: Working paper

19 Citations (Scopus)

Institutions markets and economic development

Johnson, S., Sep 2009, An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach. Deneulin, S. & Shahani, L. (eds.). Earthscan, p. 162-178 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

11 Citations (Scopus)
microfinance
finance
financial system
economic reform
empowerment

Polanyi and the instituted processes of markets: Introducing a wellbeing perspective

Johnson, S., 2009, (Unpublished) Bath, UK: University of Bath/Wellbeing in Developing Countries Research Group, (Wellbeing in Developing Countries (WeD) Working Papers; no. WeD Working Paper 09/51).

Research output: Working paper

2007
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The role of markets in the construction of wellbeing: The need for a Polanyian perspective

Johnson, S., Dec 2007, (Unpublished) Bath, UK: University of Bath/Wellbeing in Developing Countries Research Group, (Wellbeing in Developing Countries (WeD) Working Papers; no. WeD Working Paper 42).

Research output: Working paper

File
market
income
economy
reciprocity
redistribution

Village Savings and Loan Associations: experience from Zanzibar

Johnson, S., Anyango, E., Esipisu, E., Malkamaki, M., Musoke, C. & Opoku, L., Mar 2007, In : Small Enterprise Development Journal. 18, 1, p. 11-24 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

‘Institutionalizing suspicion’: The management and governance challenge in user-owned microfinance groups

Johnson, S. & Sharma, N., 2007, What’s Wrong with Microfinance. Dichter, T. & Harper, M. (eds.). Rugby, UK: Practical Action Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2006
4 Citations (Scopus)

Tackling the ‘frontiers’ of microfinance in Kenya: the role for decentralized services

Johnson, S., Malkamaki, M. & Wanjau, K., Sep 2006, In : Small Enterprise Development Journal. 17, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005
4 Citations (Scopus)

Finance and Poor People's Livelihoods

Johnson, S., Hulme, D. & Ruthven, O., 2005, Finance and Development: Surveys of Theory, Evidence and Policy. Green, Christopher J. Kirkpatrick, Colin H. Murinde, Victor, eds., Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, Mass.: Elgar.. p. 277-303 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

10 Citations (Scopus)

Fragmentation and Embeddedness: An Alternative Approach to the Analysis of Rural Financial Markets

Johnson, S., 2005, In : Oxford Development Studies. 33, 3-4, p. 357-375 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

financial market
fragmentation
transaction cost
transaction costs
Social Relations
66 Citations (Scopus)

Gender Relations, Empowerment and Microcredit: Moving on from a Lost Decade

Johnson, S., 2005, In : European Journal of Development Research. 17, 2, p. 224-48 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microfinance
gender relations
empowerment
gender
Malawi

Impact assessment of microfinance: towards a new protocol for collection and analysis of qualitative data

Copestake, J. G., Johnson, S. & Wright-Revolledo, K. E., 1 Jan 2005, Methods in Development Research: Combining Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches. Holland, J. & Campbell, J. (eds.). Rugby, U. K.: ITDG Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter