The Role of Rating and Loan Characteristics in Online Microfunding Behaviors

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Paruthi, Gaurav; Frias-Martinez, Enrique; Frias-Martinez, Vanessa;
  • Subject: Computer Science - Computers and Society | Quantitative Finance - General Finance

We propose an in-depth study of lending behaviors in Kiva using a mix of quantitative and large-scale data mining techniques. Kiva is a non-profit organization that offers an online platform to connect lenders with borrowers. Their site,, allows citizens to mic... View more
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