Title:Why is the Financial Sector in Burundi Not Development-Oriented?
Author(s):NKURUNZIZA, Janvier D.Date:2010Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI RSCAS; 2010/29; European Report on DevelopmentAbstract:The financial sector in Burundi has had a very limited effect on the country’s development. High
political and economic risks have prevented banks from engaging in long-term lending, constraining
long-term investment. ...