Mia, Mohammed Badruddozza and Ramage, Magnus
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The usage of IT and the capacity of managing IT projects in developing countries are significantly far behind from that of developed countries. Realizing the benefits of using IT, developing countries have tried using it in different sectors but with a high failure rate. The microfinance sector in Bangladesh covers almost one-third of the households of the country through hundreds of microfinance organizations, but has a poor history of unsuccessful IT projects in the majority of cases. This paper describes approaches to IT project management in the microfinance sector of Bangladesh, and looks into the factors that make the projects unsuccessful.
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|Keywords:||IT project management; microfinance; developing countries|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
|Depositing User:||Magnus Ramage|
|Date Deposited:||10 Jan 2012 16:27|
|Last Modified:||03 Aug 2016 05:28|
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