A Digital Pathway to Financial Inclusion

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This white paper by Daniel Radcliffe and Rodger Voorhies of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation describes how the cash-digital divide creates stark inequities in the financial lives of poor households. The authors depict what digital financial inclusion would look like and present evidence suggesting that connecting poor people to an integrated digital financial system will generate sizable welfare benefits.

DATE: 
12/11/2012
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SIZE: 
17 pages