Published on August 1, 2016

The intrinsic and instrumental value of money and resource management for people’s well-being in rural Kenya


This research sets out to identify people’s valued wellbeing goals and how different money and resource management strategies contribute to these goals. This exploration is framed within the current discourse on financial inclusion and capability and, based on Amartya Sen’s capability approach, argues for a new perspective on both concepts. 

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