JKUAT SEMINAR PAPER- Final.doc - THE EFFECT OF FINANCIAL INCLUSION INITIATIVES ON THE FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF WOMEN-OWNED SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED

JKUAT SEMINAR PAPER- Final.doc - THE EFFECT OF FINANCIAL...

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THE EFFECT OF FINANCIAL INCLUSION INITIATIVES ON THE FINANCIALPERFORMANCE OF WOMEN-OWNED SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZEDENTERPRISES IN KENYAA CASE OF NAIROBI CBDHELLEN MUENDI SAMUELA RESEARCH PROPOSAL SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCEAND ECONOMIC STUDIES IN THE SCHOOL OF HUMAN RESOURCEDEVELOPMENT IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT FOR THE REQUIREMENTS OF THEAWARD OF THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION OF JOMOKENYATTA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY.2017
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DECLARATIONThis Research Proposal is my original work and to my best of knowledge has not been presentedto any other university or institution of higher learning for reward of degree or any othercertification.HELLEN MUENDI SAMUELHD333-C004-7012/2015Signed…………………………. Date…………………………….This Research Proposal has been submitted for examination with our approval as appointedUniversity Supervisors.Signed…………………………….. Date……………………………Dr. Doris MbuguaDepartment of Commerce and Economic StudiesSchool of Human Resource DevelopmentJomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and TechnologySigned…………………………… Date…………………………….ii
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTFirst and foremost I would like to thank God for his care and protection during the writing of thisResearch Proposal. Secondly I am heavily grateful to the School Business and Economics ofJomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology for providing me with knowledge andskills for writing this Research Proposal. I wish to express my gratitude to my supervisors Dr.Doris Mbugua for her guidance through the process of writing this Research Proposal.My appreciation also goes to my classmates for sharpening me and for their encouragementduring the entire course. I also thank my family and friends for their overwhelming supportduring the entire period. iii
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DEDICATIONThis Research Proposal is dedicated to all people who provided the needed moral support andencouragement.iv
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ABSTRACTThis main objective of this study is to identify the effects of Microfinance institution services onthe performance of women owned small and Medium Sized enterprises in Kenya. Specifically,this study proposes to establish the effects of MFI’s on the performance of Kenyan Small andMedium Enterprises, to establish the services offered by MFI’s to Kenyan small and mediumenterprises owned by women and to establish why some customers are dropping off MFI’s. Thisstudy will adopt a cross sectional study that includes MFI’s in Nairobi County. In addition, thestudy will adopt a quantitative research approach using questionnaires as the primary datacollection instrument. The study will utilize primary data as the source of its findings. Thepopulation of the study includes 260 MFI’s in Nairobi. The total sampling frame of the study willbe 158 MFI’s who are registered with the Central Bank of Kenya. Since this study will be acensus study, the population will be used as the sample. Data collected using the questionnaire
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