Pande, Rohini, Giorgia Barboni and Erica Field (2022). Replication materials for, Rural Banks Can Reduce Poverty: Experimental Evidence from 870 Indian Villages. http://hdl.handle.net/10079/01cba7fe-86d8-4e82-b9a8-f3b69c71e84f. ISPS Data Archive.
Tamil Nadu, India
Unit of observation:
Part 1: Household head or the spouse of the household head were interviewed; Part 2: Married Women
Pairing comparable service pairs (using a minimum distance matching algorithm) and randomizing which service area receives the KGFS branch
Expansion of banking services
Kshetriya Gramin Financial Services (KGFS, now Dvara KGFS)